Off-campus shooting prompts USC Upstate campus lockdown
SPARTANBURG, S.C. (AP) -- Part of a university campus in South Carolina is on lockdown after a shooting at a nearby apartment complex. No injuries have been reported on campus.
The University of South Carolina Upstate in Spartanburg issued a Twitter alert Tuesday afternoon warning students about shots being fired.
Spartanburg County Sheriff's Lt. Kevin Bobo said the shooting occurred at an apartment complex next to the school's campus and one person suffered a gunshot wound to the arm.
No arrests have been reported.
The alert said four buildings on campus were on lockdown.
The school has an undergraduate enrollment of about 5,600 students and is affiliated with the University of South Carolina in Columbia.