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Morgan State shooting raises concern among students, alumni

Morgan State shooting raises concern among students, alumni

Students drawn to Morgan State University's strong academics and historical legacy are finding that crime is becoming an increasing distraction, and are joining a state lawmaker and alumnus in calling for better security to protect the institution's reputation. The latest incident took place Friday. Baltimore police said a 20-year-old man who is not a student at Morgan shot a lineman on the university's football team as students wound down the last day of classes before fall-semester finals. Police have charged Keith Robertson of the 4900 block of G. St. SE in Washington with attempted first-degree murder and handgun charges in the case. Roberts gave a confession related...

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