BOILING SPRINGS, NC (FOX 46 WJZY) - Students and staff at Gardner-Webb University were ordered to shelter in place due to a shooting in Boiling Springs.
The shooting happened about a mile from campus, according to university officials.
Boiling Springs police say the suspect is described as a black male, 5'10", bald head, wearing a red shirt or jacket. The suspect was last seen on foot on Flint Hill Church Road.
The university lifted the order about 12:05 p.m.
GWU Update 12:05 p.m. | The Town Of Boiling Springs has informed us that we can lift our shelter in place. GWU community should remain vigilant & report any suspicious person/ behavior to the University Police at 704-406-4444. We will update as new information becomes available.— Gardner-Webb (@gardnerwebb) September 17, 2018