Shots were fired on the campus of Gardner-Webb University in Boiling Springs Wednesday night, the university said on Twitter shortly after 7:30 p.m.
No one was hurt at the Cleveland County campus, the university said. A suspect was in custody, and a person of interest was still at large, although that person is not believed to be on campus, the university tweeted at 10:21 p.m.
“Scene is secure & law enforcement is investigating,” Gardner-Webb tweeted earlier.
Neither is a student at the school, Gardner-Webb President Frank Bonner told WSOC-TV.
Gardner-Webb is a private, Christian liberal arts university in the North Carolina foothills.