One in custody after US college shooting: Officials

Officials say a suspect is in custody after a person was shot at a college in the US.

PTI| Updated: May 06, 2014, 06:18 AM IST

Augusta: Officials say a suspect is in custody after a person was shot at a college in the US.

Richmond County sheriff`s officials said in a news release that one person was shot at Paine College in Georgia. The shooting today prompted a lockdown at Paine and several nearby campuses, including Georgia Regents University.

Georgia Regents University says on its official Facebook page that a suspect is in custody.

The condition of the person shot at Paine was not immediately clear. The shooting came a day after another shooting on Paine`s campus, though it was not known if the two incidents are related.