A student at Southern University of New Orleans has been taken to the hospital after a gun was discharged in a campus apartment, said university spokeswoman Tammy Barney.

New Orleans police confirmed that a male arrived at the hospital around 1:30 p.m. Wednesday. The victim said he was shot at an apartment complex in the 7000 block of Press Drive. Police are on the scene and investigating, a spokesman said. There is no other information available.