Report: Southern University on lockdown after shooting on campus

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BATON ROUGE (WGNO) – A 19-year-old was shot near the library at Southern University tonight, prompting parts of campus to go on lockdown, WBRZ reports.

First responders told WBRZ that the 19-year-old is in critical condition.

Southern University Police officers are searching for three people who could be connected to the shooting.

An EMS spokesperson confirms a 19-year-old male was shot near the library. He is now in critical condition.