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Virginia Tech Reports Two Dead After Campus Shooting

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Virginia Tech, the site of a 2007 massacre in which 33 people died, reported that one of its police officers was shot and killed on campus after a traffic stop and another person was found dead from a gunshot wound in a parking lot.

The Blacksburg, Virginia, school was locked down for several hours today as police investigated the two crime scenes and searched for the shooter. The safety alert was lifted shortly before state police and university officials held a press conference at 4:30 p.m.