UPDATED 3:12 PM PT – Saturday, September 4, 2021
Three people were wounded in a shooting at Towson University in Maryland. Baltimore County Police said the shooting occurred Saturday morning and was an isolated incident. The shooting reportedly took place as a large group gathered at the center of campus.
All three victims were taken to the hospital suffering non-life-threatening injuries. Police confirmed one of the people injured is a student and the two others have no affiliation with the university. Officials said all victims are said to be in stable condition.
Overnight three people were shot on the campus of Towson University where a group of individuals had gathered at the center of campus. This was an isolated incident that occurred near academic buildings. Media staging site located at TU Admin building 7720 York Rd.
— Baltimore County Police Department (@BaltCoPolice) September 4, 2021
In the meantime, the school said resident hall staff would be available to provide support for residential students as an investigation is ongoing.
“Towson University’s Office of Public Safety continues to work closely with Baltimore County Police as the investigation into this incident continues and the victims identified,” said University President Kim Schatzel.