Matthew LaPorte

 

Age: 20

 

Summary: student at Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University and one of the 32 victims killed in that school's massacre who was majoring in political science, where he was a member of Virginia Tech's Corps of Cadets, and who had also attended on an Air Force ROTC scholarship.

 

 

Cause of Death: Homicide by shooting

 

Born: November 20, 1986

 

Died: April 16, 2007

 

Location: Blacksburg, Virginia