Woman shot on Virginia State University campus

VSU campus is currently on lockdown.
VSU campus is currently on lockdown.(WCAX)
Published: May. 1, 2022 at 9:40 PM EDT|Updated: May. 2, 2022 at 4:17 PM EDT
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CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, Va. (WWBT) - A woman is currently in the hospital after getting shot at a Virginia State University freshman dorm.

Around 7:50 p.m. on May 1, authorities were called to the Quad 1 Residence Hall at Virginia State University on reports of a shooting.

When they arrived they found a woman suffering from a gunshot wound. She was taken to a local hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

VSU says the woman injured is not a university student.

The school was on lockdown for a period of time.

VSU said the victim said the shooting was accidental and will not seek criminal charges.

VSU Police and Chesterfield Police are continuing to investigate this incident.

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