COLUMBUS, Miss. (WCBI) – MUW campus is lockdown as of 1:05 p.m. Friday because of a confirmed shooting in front of Whitfield Hall.
Columbus police, Lowndes County deputies and MUW police worked the scene.
Most students are not on campus because classes do not start until January 15.
Columbus Chief of Police Fred Shelton confirmed one person shot and transported to hospital. The degree of injuries is unknown at this time.