Nigerian Student Shot Dead Months after Graduation

A 23-year-old Nigerian graduate of industrial and systems engineering has been confirmed dead by the police in Washington, D.C., USA, after being shot by unknown gunmen at a gas station on Monday, October 5, 2020.

The deceased graduate identified as Alexander Nwogu, was reportedly found dead after someone called the police to report a shooting at about 1:30 a.m.

Nigerian Student Shot Dead Months after Graduation

He was found in the 4900 block of Connecticut Avenue Northwest, according to the Metropolitan Police Department. The deceased was a Virginia Tech graduate and had taken a consulting job at Ernst & Young in Northern Virginia, in May 2020.

The police are currently searching for the two men who shot and killed him.


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