Fort Collins Police are conducting a thorough investigation of a shooting that occurred last night off campus in the City Park area where many students, faculty, and staff reside.
Investigators believe the suspect was known to at least one of the victims.
Fort Collins police are investigating a fatal shooting west of Colorado State University's campus Thursday. "The victims include parties who are both deceased and injured". The victims' names weren't immediately released.
The complex is one block from Colorado State and directly across the street from a student housing complex.
We do know that members of our campus community may have witnessed the shooting or the aftermath and are shaken by this experience. University police sent text and email alerts to students and employees at 2:35 a.m. alerting them to the incident. The Coloradan newspaper reported that the suspect was believed to be among the dead.
CSU is offering counseling for anyone affected by the incident.
NY Daily News reports that students were warned to lock their doors and stay inside to avoid the shooting.