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Orlando police search for clues in motorcyclist's death

Man shot, killed, found on I-4 ramp, police say

ORLANDO, Fla. – Orlando police have released new details on Monday on the homicide of a motorcyclist found dead on the ramp from State Road 408 to Interstate 4.

Police said Nathan Joseph was shot, killed and found near his motorcycle on Thursday just after 11 p.m. on the highway.

Monday night, friends, family and various motorcycle clubs gathered for a vigil to remember the father. He had a 10-year-old son and his girlfriend, Waynesha Hemmings, is due to give birth to the couple's first daughter this month.

"It hurts me to know a week before she is due that he can't be there because that is all he talked about is being there for her," said Waynesha Hemmings.

"He always said when he dies he wants to die on his bike and I don't think that he felt like Thursday night would've been the night he was going to die," said Sheneika Joseph, the victim's sister.

Joseph was the president of the motorcycle club Street Monsters.

Monday night club members released balloons in his honor. Joseph lost one of his legs during a motorcycle crash nearly three years ago. However, it didn't stop him from riding his bike.

Hemmings said giving birth will be bittersweet.

"It hurts me to know that she will not have a father in her life, but I know that she has her uncles -- the bikers that are going to be there for her no matter what," Hemmings said.

Police are looking for anyone who may have seen Joseph get into a confrontation with another driver on SR 408. A picture of Joseph's motorcycle was also released, in hopes of someone recognizing it and come forward with details about what happened.

"I just want whoever did this, for it to be brought to justice, because my brother didn't deserve to die like this," said Joseph's brother.

Contact Crimeline at 407-423-8477 or the Orlando Police Department at 321-235-5300 if you have any information on the homicide.