Camden County man killed in shooting at apartment complex near West Virginia University

Authorities say two people have been arrested in a fatal shooting at a student housing apartment complex near West Virginia University.

Campus police say multiple agencies responded to the report of shots fired at the College Park complex around 4 a.m. Police gave the all clear about an hour later.

Officials say the suspects were arrested without incident at a nearby Walmart shortly after the shooting and were taken into custody by the university's police force.

The victim was identified as 21-year-old Eric James Smith, a sophomore from Clementon, New Jersey.

The university's campus is in northeastern West Virginia near the Pennsylvania border.


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