WSSU police issue 'all clear' after stabbing on campus


WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. - Winston-Salem State University was placed on lockdown Friday afternoon after a person was stabbed on campus.

University officials tweeted that the stabbing occurred near Hill Hall.



The victim was identified as 20-year-old Terrence Semple. He is a sophomore business administration major, according to our TV partner, WGHP.

Officials have not said how badly Semple was injured.

Officials alerted everyone on campus to secure themselves inside a room while police officers conducted welfare checks in locations on campus.



Police officers gave the all clear just around 3:30 p.m. Friday. 

It’s not clear if anyone is in custody.

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