1 killed, WSU football player hurt in shooting near campus

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PULLMAN, Wash. (AP) — Police say a man has been arrested in connection with a shooting that killed one person and critically injured another near the Washington State University campus.

Police in Pullman, Washington, later identified the injured victim as 22-year-old Brandon C. Gray, a wide receiver on the school’s football team. The person who was killed was Liban A. Barre, 23, from Kent, Washington, police said.

The Spokesman-Review reports Barre was not a student at WSU.

The Pullman Police Department said officers were called around 12:30 a.m. Saturday for a report of a loud party, and as they approached they heard several gunshots.  

Gray, who is from Detroit, was taken by air ambulance to a Spokane hospital.

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