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3 People Shot Near UC Santa Barbara Campus

May 11 (Reuters) - Three people were shot near the campus of the University of California at Santa Barbara on Monday evening, according to campus and fire officials, but no further details were immediately available and it was not clear if anyone was killed.

The Santa Barbara County Fire Department website said the shooting occurred in the community of Isla Vista. A UC Santa Barbara security alert said a male suspect was seen fleeing the area in a white sedan around 7:30 p.m. and advised residents to stay indoors while police searched the area.

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