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One Person Killed in Purdue University Shooting

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One person was fatally shot Tuesday afternoon on Purdue University's West Lafayette campus, prompting a large-scale police response, officials told Fox News. 


A suspect has been taken into police custody and police say there is no threat of another gunman. The suspect and the victim were identified as two males.

 The suspect's only intention was to shoot the one victim at the Electrical Engineering Building on campus, police said at a press conference. The suspect walked out of the building and was met by police. There was an all clear issued later at the school.


The shooting prompted a swift police response and a mobile command center was assembled across from where the reported shooting occurred.

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