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1 dead in shooting at Purdue University

1 dead in shooting at Purdue University
Posted January 21st, 2014 @ 2:17pm by Kevin Spak, Newser Staff

(NEWSER– One man is dead and another in custody following a shooting at Purdue University. The schoolannounced the shooting just after noon today, sending a text to students urging them to shelter in place, RTV 6reports. That order was lifted shortly after 1:15pm, after police cleared the school's electrical engineering building, where the shooting reportedly took place. Two students told the Journal & Courier that they heard two shots ring out, and saw someone who might have had blood on his hands. Police haven't identified the suspect or the victim, but at a news conference they said that they don't believe it was a random shooting, Fox 59 reports.

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