The mother of a University of Utah student shot and killed on campus by an ex-boyfriend was on the phone with her daughter Monday when the tragedy unfolded.
Classes at the University of Utah were cancelled Tuesday as the campus mourns the shooting death of Lauren McCluskey, a senior from Pullman, Washington, and a star on the track and field team. She was shot and killed sometime between 8:30 p.m. and 9 p.m. Monday near the dorms, sparking a campus-wide lockdown as police looked for the gunman.
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