Three Dead, Two Injured After Shooting At University of Virginia; Shooter Still At Large


Three people are dead and two others injured following a shooting at the University of Virginia Sunday night.

The shooting took place on Culbreth Road at a parking garage, behind the drama building, around 10 p.m.

Authorities identified the suspect as 22 year old Christopher Darnell Jones Jr., a former 2018 football player and current student.

It was said Jones was last seen wearing a burgundy jacket, blue jeans, and red shoes, and he may be driving a black SUV with VA license plate number TWX3580.

Police say he is armed and dangerous, and multiple law enforcement agencies are working to locate him.

The victims names have not been released at this time.

The university has cancelled classes for the day and asked students to stay in a sheltered place.

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