Shooting Reported Near Drake University Campus

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Shooting reported just south of Drake University campus in Des Moines. (WHO-HD)

Shooting reported just south of Drake University campus in Des Moines. (WHO-HD)

DES MOINES, Iowa — Des Moines police are investigating a report of a shooting near Drake University’s campus.

A call came in around 6:30 p.m. Tuesday about a possible shooting outside of a wireless store near 25th and University. Police say witnesses told them they heard shots but didn’t see anything.

A Bulldog Alert from Drake University said two black male juveniles were seen running from the area, heading southeast.

Another alert from the university said police plan to conduct increased patrols in the area.