Student Shot On Elizabeth City State University Campus

Lawmen tell WITN-7 news an Elizabeth City State University student was shot 3 times early Saturday morning in the parking lot of a residence hall.

University Police say the shooting is related to an earlier altercation at an off campus sports bar.

Police arrested Gerard Patterson in connection with the shooting. Patterson is being held in the Albemarle District Jail.
University Police say a recently installed security camera system helped them make the arrest.

The victim is listed in stable condition at Albemarle Hospital