One person killed in shooting near Texas Southern University

Shooting Reported Near Texas Southern University Campus

One person was fatally shot on Friday and another person was wounded in a shooting an apartment complex adjacent to the campus of Texas Southern University in Houston, and a suspect has been taken into custody, police said.

The school, with about 9,700 students, was placed on lockdown after the shooting and all classes were canceled on Friday. Authorities have not yet identified the suspect or the victims.

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Texas Southern University shooting, lockdown
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One person killed in shooting near Texas Southern University
#BREAKING UPDATE #TSU on lockdown as search for #TSUshooting gunman continues More on #KPRC2
#BREAKING Texas Southern University on lockdown after at least 1 person shot near campus: HPD
Shootings on the campuses of Texas Southern as well as Northern Arizona today. It's 1pm
This is the third shooting at Texas Southern
Another shooting on campus...Jesus Christ
It's hard for these young students to get an educ. as it is then add drive by shootings to the mix @TexasSouthern Protect Your Students
Yo Texas Southern is a damn war zone
BREAKING: police responding to reports of a shooting at Texas Southern University. A shooting 2 days ago at TSU left 1 person injured.
We are tired of the cover ups going on at Texas Southern. This shooting right on campus shows we need HELP!! #txsu #TakeBackTxSU
#BREAKING: #TSU on lockdown after at least one person shot at apartments on campus @KPRC2
Texas Southern today too? Are you kidding?
Texas Southern University on lockdown after a shooting. #abc13 #tsu #tsushooting
Another shooting.. At Texas Southern this time
#Developing @Fox26Houston is working to confirm report of shooting of two people on @TexasSouthern Univ. campus

The incident came several hours after an 18-year-old student opened fire with a handgun on the campus of Northern Arizona University in Flagstaff early on Friday, killing one person and wounding three, in the latest in a series of U.S. school shootings.

Texas Southern said there was a separate shooting incident at an apartment complex near campus on Thursday night.

See photos of recent school shootings since Sandy Hook:

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Hazard Community and Technical College in Hazard, Ky. -- 3 killed on January 15, 2014

Hazard Community and Technical College Senior Director of Advancement Ron Daley, right, stands in a parking lot on campus where at least two people were killed and one person was injured Tuesday evening on January 15, 2013. (Joshua Ball/Lexington Herald-Leader/MCT via Getty Images)

Santa Monica College in Santa Monica, Calif. -- 6 killed, 4 injured on June 7, 2013

Police search the grounds of Santa Monica College after multiple shootings were reported on the campus June 7, 2013 in Santa Monica, California. At least six people died in the shooting rampage before police shot and killed a black-clad gunman in the college library, police said. (Photo credit JOE KLAMAR/AFP/Getty Images)

Sparks Middle School in Sparks, Nevada -- 2 killed, 2 injured on October 21, 2013

Law enforcement gather in the parking lot after a shooting at Sparks Middle School October 21, 2013 in Sparks, Nevada. A staff member was killed and two students were injured after a student opened fire at the Nevada middle school. The suspected gunman was also killed. (Photo by David Calvert/Getty Images)

Arapahoe High School in Centennial, Colo. -- 2 killed on December 13, 2013

Community members gather during a remembrance of Claire Davis on the one-year anniversary of her death after shooting took place at Arapahoe High School. The remembrance was hosted at Clarity Commons on the school's campus on December 13, 2014. (Photo by AAron Ontiveroz/The Denver Post via Getty Images)

Florida State University in Tallahassee, Fl. -- 1 killed, 3 injured on November 20, 2014

The Florida State University Marching Chiefs play during the Gathering of Unity candlelight vigil on campus after the shooting of three FSU students earlier in the day on November 20, 2014 in Tallahassee, Florida. About 3,000 students attended the vigil according to FSU Police Chief David Perry. (Photo by Mark Wallheiser/Getty Images)


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