Georgia College Campus on Lockdown After Shooting
The Richmond County Sheriff's Office responded to a call of shots fired at Paine College in Augusta, Ga., at about 1 p.m. ET.
The victim, who was alert and conscious, was transported to Georgia Regents University Hospital for medical treatment, officials said.
According to local NBC affiliate WAGT, other locations, including a high school a middle school and an elementary school, were all on soft lockdown.
At about 3:45 p.m. ET, the lockdown was lifted, but campus security officials wouldn't give any information about whether or not there was a suspect in custody.
In a statement, Paine College officials said the shooting on Sunday "involved non-Paine College students" who discharged a firearm in a male dorm. Police are investigating.