One Person Killed In Shooting On Tennessee State University Campus

Two others were injured in the violence that stemmed from a fight over a dice game, according to the Metro Nashville police.


One person was killed and two others were injured after gunfire broke out following a dispute over a dice game on the Tennessee State University campus in Nashville, police said.

1 person fatally wounded & 2 others hospitalized in Thur nite shooting @ TSU--apparent dispute over dice game in outdoor courtyard.


The shootings occurred in an outdoor courtyard on the campus, just before 11 p.m. The man who died was not a student at the university, a spokesperson for the school told Reuters.

The other two people wounded during the incident were hospitalized with non-life threatening injuries.

The shooting comes less than a week after three people were injured when a shooting broke out during a large house party near the campus, according to the Tennessean.