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Virginia Tech says shots fired on campus

UPDATE: BLACKSBURG, Va. (AP) - Virginia Tech officials say a police
officer and another person have been shot and killed on the
school's campus.
The suspect remains on the loose.
A news release from the school says the police officer had
pulled someone over in what was a routine traffic stop Thursday.
The officer was shot and killed during the traffic stop.
Witnesses told police the shooter ran toward a parking lot on
campus. A second person was found dead in that parking lot.
Virginia State Police will be taking over the investigation,
according to the news release.

UPDATE: Virginia Tech officials say a police officer has been shot and there may be one more victim in the coliseum parking lot. We will have the lastest on this story on First at Four.

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Virginia Tech says gunshots have been
reported on campus, and authorities are seeking a suspect.

The university said in a Thursday post on Twitter that the shots
were reported at the coliseum parking lot and that people should
remain inside.

The suspect is described as a white male wearing gray sweat
pants, gray hat with neon green brim, maroon hoodie and backpack.

A message left with the university was not immediately returned.


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