UCLA Murder-suicide Victim Was a Professor: Reports

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A 39-year-old engineering professor at the University of California, Los Angeles, was the victim of a murder-suicide shooting on campus Wednesday, according to media reports. William S. Klug, an associate professor of mechanical and aerospace engineering, was identified as the man who was shot, according to the Los Angeles Times newspaper, citing several sources. Various news reports have said the shooter was a still-unnamed male student who was upset by receiving poor grades. The campus was locked down for several hours after the Los Angeles Police Department responded to reports of a shooting around 10 a.m. local time.

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