Gardner-Webb ordered to shelter in place due to shooting near campus

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.