UNCC Police Arrest Suspected Gunman
CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- UNCC Police Department sent out an advisory to students on Friday, regarding a possible gunman on campus.
Police received the call from a concerned individual who had been playing basketball with the suspect near the Circle K by campus. When money dropped out of the individual's pocket and the suspect tried to take it, a shoving match occurred between the two. That's when the individual claims he saw the suspect have a gun.
Soon after, the suspect, identified as Adrian Young, left and drove towards campus. UNCC Police issued an alert sent to students' email and set up a perimeter around the campus.
According to Officer Jeff Baker of UNCC Police Department, Young surrendered at the nearby Circle K. Police did not find a gun on him, but arrested him on charges of damaged property for smashing the individual's car windows, and public affray.