|A screenshot of the text sent to Morgan State students and faculty during Friday’s shooting incident.|
An altercation on the campus of Morgan State University that turned violent today reportedly involved student-athletes. Baltimore City police confirmed a shooting shortly before 1 p.m. in the 1700 block of E. Cold Spring Lane, which runs directly through campus.
Various media outlets are reporting that the victim, who was taken to a nearby hospital with non-life threatening injuries, is a member of the Morgan State football team according to WBAL. Two men were led away in handcuffs. According to those at the scene, a woman was upset at her son being handcuffed. She stated that he plays on the basketball team. Neither the victim nor the suspect’s names have been released.
Stay tuned to HBCU Gameday for updates.