1 dead in shooting at Tennessee State University in Nashville

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  • Shooting started after a dispute over a dice game, police say
  • Two others were injured in the shooting at an outdoor courtyard

(CNN)A shooting that left one person dead at Tennessee State University started after an apparent dispute over a dice game, Nashville police said.

Two others were injured in the shooting at an outdoor courtyard at the campus in Nashville. They were hospitalized with non-life-threatening injuries, said Kelli Sharpe, a university spokeswoman.
The wounded are students, but their names have not been released pending their families' notification, she said.
    The incident occurred during a student gathering in which two men not enrolled at the university may have been gambling, according to Sharpe.
    Both men exchanged gunfire, and one was killed, she said.