Officials: Shooting Victim Not Affiliated With TSU

Officials: Shooting Victim Not Affiliated With TSU

CREATED Jan 29, 2014

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – University officials said a man shot on the Tennessee State University campus Tuesday night was not a student or employee.

Tennessee State University Police along with Metro Police continue to investigate the shooting of a man just after 9 p.m. He was taken to the hospital with a leg injury, but his name and condition were unknown.

No suspect information was immediately released.

Following the shooting, the University said it will implement the following measures immediately:

  1. Strictly enforce the mandatory I.D. Policy;
  2. Increase patrol in strategic locations throughout the campus and at certain access points;
  3. More security in selected residence halls;
  4. And implement control mechanisms in high traffic buildings and areas at night.