Hampton University student killed in overnight shooting

NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) – A Hampton University student is dead after a shooting early Saturday morning.

The victim who died in the second shooting has been identified by Hampton University as Joseph Bose, 20, of Alexandria.

Shortly after 3:15 a.m., police responded to the intersection of West 35th Street and Killam Avenue for a possible gunshot victim. Upon arrival, officers found Mr. Bose suffering from a life-threatening gunshot wound. Medics responded immediately to Mr. Bose; however he passed away from his injuries at the scene.

Hampton University has released this statement.

The shooting came just one hour after another shooting that left one man dead and two injured.

An investigation is ongoing and police have not released any information about a suspect at this time.

Norfolk Police encourage anyone who may have any information regarding this murder to contact the Crime Line at the following 1-888-LOCK-U-UP or text “NORFOLK” and your tip information to 274637.

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