Shots fired near LU campus

By Landon Bernskoetter

Jefferson City and Lincoln University police on the scene at about noon Wednesday of reported shots fired along East Dunklin Street near the LU campus. Sept. 18, 2019. (Photo by Landon Bernskoetter)

LINCOLN UNIVERSITY – Police report that someone reportedly fired several shots at about noon Wednesday along East Dunklin Street near MLK Hall, causing a 20-minute campus-wide lockdown. LUPD Chief Gary Hill told the Clarion News that no injuries were reported.

A witness on the scene told Jefferson City police that the shots came from an eastbound silver Cutlass occupied by four males. Police found several shell casings on East Dunklin and at least one car was reportedly struck.

Lincoln University Police Chief Gary Hill on the scene at about noon Wednesday of reported shots fired along East Dunklin Street near the LU campus. Sept. 18, 2019. (Photo by Landon Bernskoetter)

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