STARKVILLE, Miss. (WJTV) – Police are investigating a shooting that happened near Mississippi State University’s campus. According to WCBI, two people were injured in the shooting on Thursday, January 20.

A Maroon Alert was sent out after 7:00 p.m. saying that a suspect was seen fleeing toward campus after gunshots were heard near Chadwick Apartments.

Investigators later arrested Samual L. Kirkland, 20, of Lexington on one count of armed robbery, one count of aggravated assault and one count of possession of a controlled substance. He appeared in court and remains in custody at this time.

Authorities are searching for two other suspects, both believed to be teenagers. They are also searching for a silver 1990 Oldsmobile 98 with heavy run on top. The vehicle has the Mississippi tag number HLB 7359.

If anyone has information about the case, contact the Oktibbeha County Sheriff’s Department (OCSD) at 662-323-2421 or OCSD Investigations Unit at 662-324-8484.