Female student fatally shot by armed intruder at Kennesaw State University

25 days ago

Atlanta news, Georgia news.

A female student was shot and killed on campus when an armed intruder broke into the Kennesaw State University Saturday afternoon.

The incident occurred around 4 p.m. near the South Campus housing area, sending the campus into a brief lockdown.

“Kennesaw State can confirm that a female student was fatally shot on campus,” the school said in a statement. “A suspect has been detained.”

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  • Less than an hour later, the school gave an “all clear” informing students that the suspect was “no longer a threat to campus.”

    The Georgia Bureau of Investigations and university police are investigating.

    The KSU Student Affairs said on social media that counseling was made available for students.