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Deadly shooting near University of Maryland campus

BALTIMORE -- Police here say four people have been shot, three fatally, near the University of Maryland campus in the city.

Detective Rashawn K. Strong said in a statement early Wednesday that officers responded around 10:30 p.m. Tuesday to a reported shooting a few blocks from UMB.

Strong says officers found a woman and two men with gunshot wounds. One man and the woman were taken to a hospital, where they died. The second man was pronounced dead at the scene.

A fourth victim walked into a hospital with a gunshot wound. Strong says the woman is listed in stable condition.

UMB Police say two light colored vans pulled to the side of a road, reports CBS Baltimore. One person emerged from each van and began firing into a group at a corner.

Students at the campus were advised by school officials to use caution in the area.

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