A 25-year-old man fatally shot himself on Temple University's campus Thursday evening, police said. The man, who was not a student, shot himself in the mouth on Liacouras Walk at 6:36 p.m., police said. Officers rushed him to Temple University Hospital, where he was pronounced dead at 6:47.
Police said that there was one witness and that the gun was recovered at the scene. The university reported the shooting to students and staff and advised them to stay away from the area because of police activity. - Robert Moran