West Chester Borough Police are investigating a Tuesday shooting that occurred at approximately 9:11 p.m. to the rear of 212 E. Market St., according to a West Chester University website.
The shooter is not in custody at this time and, per Action News, the victim has passed away.
Police described the suspect as a black male wearing a white shirt and black hat. No further description is available and the direction of travel was not provided.
As a precautionary measure, the campus community was warned to avoid walking alone, to limit alcohol, to use well-lit sidewalks after dark, let someone know of your plans and to be aware of your surroundings.
If anyone has information about this incident, West Chester Borough Police is requesting to contact them at 610-696-2700.
More information can be found on WCU’s website.