Joshua Hathaway identified as Liberty student shot and killed by campus officer

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The Washington Post is reporting that the 19-year-old Liberty University student shot dead early Tuesday morning has been identified Police as Joshua Hathaway of Lubbock, Tex.

A Liberty University student was shot and killed by a University police officer early Monday morning following an altercation at an off-campus women's dorm.

“The Liberty University community is deeply saddened by this tragic event and is prayerfully supporting all those impacted,” said Jerry Falwell Jr., Liberty’s president, in a statement.

Classes returned to normal on Tuesday, the Post reports.

Read more at The Washington Post.