LSU sends out alert reporting shooting on Nicholson Drive

Photo Courtesy WBRZ

LSU sends out alert reporting shooting on Nicholson Drive

LSU sent out an emergency alert this morning responding to a shooting on Nicholson Drive between North Stadium Road and West Chimes Street.

The alert was sent to students and faculty at 1:27 saying LSU PD and BRPD were working the scene and to avoid the area.

At 4 this morning, an update was released saying the victim was not an LSU student, and police are still investigating.

According to WBRZ, the victim was a rideshare driver who was taken to the hospital in stable condition.  

The university is operating under normal conditions.