Juan Ortiz


Age: 26


Summary: graduate student at Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University and one of the 32 victims killed in that school's massacre who had graduated magna cum laude at Polytechnic University in San Juan, Puerto Rico and had just gotten married but arrived at Virginia Tech in August 2006 and was pursuing a graduate degree in civil engineering.



Cause of Death: Homicide by shooting


Born: February 4, 1981


Died: April 16, 2007


Location: Blacksburg, Virginia