One Person Dead, One in Custody in Shooting at Purdue
by Sammy Edmonds
posted Jan 22 2014 3:32PM
Officials confirmed this afternoon that there was one fatality in the shooting on the Purdue campus today.
The Lafayette Journal and Courier report the victim was a male and there was one male shooter in the incident that happened at about noon in the Electrical Engineering building.
Police are investigating and say there were eyewitnesses to the shooting.
Purdue officials issued a “shelter in place” order, then just after 1:15pm, the order was lifted and officials advised there was no further threat on campus.