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Radford University locked down after fatal shooting, police looking for suspect

Staff Report • Apr 3, 2009 at 12:00 AM

The Roanoke Times is reporting that police scoured the city Thursday night for a man they believe shot and killed a person. The victim was not identified.University officials locked down the campus while students, staff and city residents were asked to "please seek shelter."The suspect was described as a young black male who is tall and slim, may have a goatee and was wearing no shirt and a camouflage jacket, Goodman said.A preliminary investigation indicated the shooting was the result of an altercation in the 500 block of Calhoun Street, a residential area where primarily university students live.The suspect, who was last seen going west on foot on Jefferson Street, is considered armed and dangerous. CLICK HERE for the full report.

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