Missouri S&T Student Found Dead in Her Dorm

6 years 11 months 3 days ago Monday, March 18 2013 Mar 18, 2013 Monday, March 18, 2013 4:02:00 PM CDT March 18, 2013 in News
By: Associated Press

ROLLA (AP) — Police in Rolla are investigating the death of a student at Missouri University of Science and Technology.

A source reported that the student is identified as 19-year-old Kaitlin M. Brown, of Mission, Kan. The university says Brown was a sophomore studying business and information technology.

Rolla Police Chief Mark Kearse confirms Brown was found dead around 2:30 a.m. Saturday in her dorm suite. The cause of death has not been released, and the chief says an autopsy is planned for Tuesday.

Kearse told reporters that police are involved because there were some circumstances surrounding the death that, as he put it, "we're not comfortable with."

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