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It is a sad day for all in the Carolinas after today’s tragic incident.

It is confirmed; two people were killed in the shooting today at UNC Charlotte. Three other victims have life-threatening injuries and another with non-life threatening injuries. These victims were rushed to the nearby Carolinas Medical Center.

The Lambda Delta Chapter of Alpa Tau Omega confirmed that one of their fraternity brothers, Drew Pescaro, was injured in the shooting. Officials have not released the names of the other victims.

The suspect’s name in custody is Trystan Andrew Terrell (22) who was a former student of UNCC. Police said Terrell was armed with a handgun. It is not clear how he obtained the weapon.

Rapper, Waka Flocka Flame was scheduled to perform on campus to celebrate the last day of classes. The concert was canceled as a result of the shooting, university officials said.

 

Written by Alexis Zarycki @Official_LexPaige 

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