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Two Killed Near Virginia Tech

By: (Copyright 2006 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)
By: (Copyright 2006 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)

Virginia Tech officials have ordered students to remain inside and canceled classes after a police officer was shot near campus.

A prison escapee is considered armed and dangerous and was seen on Virginia Tech's campus in Blacksburg, Va.

24-year old William Charles Morva had been taken to a hospital after suffering a sprained wrist and leg.

While there, police say Morva took a deputy's gun and shot to death an unarmed hospital guard. Morva then fled and remains at large.

Police report the suspect is now wearing a tie-dye shirt, khaki shorts, and is barefoot.


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