A student from Bowie State University was killed during an attack on the University of Maryland-College Park campus earlier today.

Police say the victim was with two friends outside a campus dorm around 3 am Saturday morning when he was assaulted by a University of Maryland student with a knife.

Police say the attack appeared to be random and unprovoked.

Police have arrested a suspect, whom they said had been drinking.

Charges of first- and second-degree murder are pending.

The victim’s identity has not been released.