Western Illinois University says the suspect in Tuesday night’s on-campus dormitory shooting is in custody.
18-year-old Kavion Poplous is in custody in Chicago, after he turned himself at a Chicago Police Department precinct at about 1:30 p.m. Wednesday.
He was subsequently taken into custody by the FBI
Poplous has been charged with Attempted First-Degree Murder, Aggravated Battery and Aggravated Discharge of a Firearm.
Classes will now resume on Thursday.
Click on the story below more details about Tuesday night’s shooting at Thompson Hall on the WIU campus.