NC campus police wound former student carrying AK-47

Suspect shot by police was a former student at Elizabeth City State University


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ELIZABETH CITY, N.C. — Campus police at Elizabeth City State University in North Carolina say an officer shot and wounded a former student they say was toting an AK-47 assault rifle.

Police say they saw Rashaad Gardner, 24, a 2010 graduate of the school, carrying the firearm about 2:30 a.m. Saturday near a campus dormitory, The (Norfolk) Virginian-Pilot reported.

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