1 dead, 1 critically hurt after shooting near Shippensburg University


There is no information on any suspects.

SHIPPENSBURG, Pa. (WHTM) — State Police said one person is dead and another person is critically hurt after shooting near the campus of Shippensburg University.

Police say one victim Shakur Myers, 21, was found dead after fatal gunshot wounds. Samir Stevenson, 21, was transported to Holy Spirit Hospital where he is currently in critical condition after suffering a gunshot wound.

The two suspects Pennsylvania State Police are searching for are Quentin Eric Furlow, Jr., 20, and Clayton Steve Wilson, 20, both of Philadelphia.

According to police, Furlow may possibly be operating a gray 2011 Infiniti G37 bearing PA registration KZJ4211.  Wilson is possibly operating a gray 2009 Nissan Maxima bearing PA registration KYE0169.

Emergency dispatchers said the shooting happened along the 200 block of High Street in Shippensburg Township around 8:15 Sunday night. It is about a half of a mile away from campus.

State Police said the body of the person who died was found near a vehicle on High Street. The other person shot was flown to Geisinger Holy Spirit Hospital.

An alert was sent out to Shippensburg University students about the shooting. Since the shooting happened off-campus it is not in their jurisdiction but will be cooperating with the investigation when needed. The university canceled all classes and activities after 2 p.m. Monday due to an abundance of caution.

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