- Associated Press - Monday, May 9, 2016

JOPLIN, Mo. (AP) - Authorities are investigating after gunshots were reported near a Missouri Southern State University residence hall.

The Joplin Globe (https://bit.ly/1T0Gdtm ) reports that no injuries were reported. The Joplin university said in a news release that campus police received a report of possible gunshots being fired about 2:30 a.m. Sunday.

The release says that surveillance video showed that the shots were fired into the air from a vehicle that came from a nearby apartment complex and then sped away from the campus. Campus and city police are investigating.

No other information was available. A university spokeswoman didn’t immediately return a phone message from The Associated Press seeking comment.

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Information from: The Joplin (Mo.) Globe, https://www.joplinglobe.com

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