St. Louis Public Radio News
10:12 am
Fri February 19, 2010

Shooting at Northern Illinois University injures one person

DeKalb, Ill. – Authorities at Northern Illinois University say a suspect is in custody after a shooting on campus that left one person injured early Friday.

Last week marked the second anniversary of a shooting rampage at NIU that left five students dead plus the gunman, who took his own life

Today's shooting happened near a residence hall. Police believe it was an isolated incident between two individuals.

Officials issued a campus-wide alert shortly after the shooting, but the campus will remain open today.