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Shooting Reported Near Texas Southern University Campus

Texas Southern University was placed on lockdown Friday morning after a shooting at a student housing complex near campus.

By Briana Altergott | October 9, 2015

Texas Southern University was placed on lockdown Friday morning after a shooting at a student housing complex near campus.

According to local media outlets, Houston police arrived at the Courtyard Apartments around 11:30 a.m. At least one person was reportedly shot.

As of early Friday afternoon, police were still searching for the suspect. This is the third reported shooting at TSU in recent weeks. (Video via KHOU)

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Back in August, an altercation near the university left one dead and another wounded. 

And just this week, police were investigating a shooting on campus that sent one person to the hospital. (Video via KTRK)

This most recent TSU shooting comes just hours after one student was killed and three others injured during a dispute outside an Arizona state university residence hall. Police are investigating both incidents. (Video via KNXV)

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