Police: Two shot at Georgia State campus

Police said two people were shot on the Georgia State University campus late Monday night.

It happened in the parking lot of the Piedmont North student house center located on Piedmont Avenue NE near Ellis Street NE. University officials said both the shooter and the victim were transported to Grady Memorial Hospital. Their conditions were not immediately known.

GSU police: two men shot at parking lot of dormitory, two arrested, details developing #fox5atl pic.twitter.com/QaTi63icGE

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Police said the victim was able to jump the fence to head to a substation inside the Piedmont North building to alert police.

GSU PD update student and other man shoot each other during drug deal gone bad at dorm parking lot #fox5atl pic.twitter.com/abRMq5nwHO

— George (@gfrancofox5news) March 22, 2016

Investigators believe a drug deal prompted the shooting.

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