Paine College Releases Statement Regarding Sunday Gunfire Incident
By Randy Key, WJBF Web Content Coordinator - email
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Augusta, GA -
Paine College officials have released as statement regarding a Sunday incident involving gunfire on campus.
Read the text of the statement below:
"Paine College Police Department acknowledged that an incident took place Sunday afternoon in one of the male residence halls on campus. The incident involved non-Paine College students. Individuals discharged a firearm on campus which immediately took the campus in a lock down mode. Paine College Police and Richmond County law enforcement are investigating the incident. At this time, the campus is safe. As further developments occur, more details will be released."