WORCESTER - One person is dead and another is injured after a shooting on the campus of Worcester State University early Saturday morning. Students were ordered to shelter-in-place after the shooting at about 2:30 a.m. near a campus parking gargae.
"Neither the victims or the suspected assailants are students of Worcester State University," the Worcester County District Attorney's Office said in a statement.
Police said investigations indicated the shooting was part of a fight and was not an active shooter situation. The two victims were taken to UMass Medical Center. One died and one is still hospitalized. Their identities have not been released.
The wounded victim underwent successful surgery and will survive.