GREENSBORO, N.C. (WNCN) — Two North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University students were shot to death Sunday morning at a large party, Greensboro police and university officials confirmed.
Police were still on scene where the shooting occurred late Sunday morning according to reporters from Media General affiliate station WNCN.
The two students were shot following an altercation at a large party that was being held at 911 Circle Drive, police said. The fight and shooting occurred just after 2 a.m.
According to police, an unknown person took out a gun and began firing following the altercation. Two students were hit by the gunfire.
Alisia Dieudonne, 19, and Ahmad Campbell, 21, were both shot and transported to the hospital where they were pronounced dead.
According to university officials, Dieudonne was a sophomore computer science major from Homewood Illinois. Campbell was a junior agriculture and environmental systems major from Kitrell.
The school’s Office of Counseling Services will be open from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday.
Greensboro police and N.C. A&T police are investigating the shooting.
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