Va. Tech Couple Shot Dead in Forest

Campground killing apparently random
By Jane Yager,  Newser Staff
Posted Aug 28, 2009 4:32 AM CDT
Runners run past Norris Hall at the start of a 3.2 mile run in honor of the 32 victims of the April 16, 2007, shootings at Virginia Tech.   (AP Photo/Steve Helber)
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(Newser) – Two Virginia Tech students have been found murdered in a campground near the school, bringing fresh horror to a campus already rocked by tragedy, the Roanoke Times reports. Police have found no murder weapon, motive or suspect. They believe an attacker shot the sophomore couple in a "random act of brutal violence." Virginia Tech was the scene in 2007 of the massacre of 32 students and teachers. Earlier this year a student was beheaded by a male friend.
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