Prince George’s County police say they were called to the scene around 10 p.m. Thursday for a report of a man with a gun. Police spokesman, Cpl. Clinton Copeland, says gunshots were exchanged and the suspect then fled.
Copeland says police chased the man and encountered him a short distance away. The man, who was not been identified, was taken to a hospital.
Copeland says police plan to release further details about the incident during a news conference Friday.
It wasn’t immediately clear if the university took any extra security measures because of the shooting.