Monday, September 15, 2014
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Penn State student found dead

Darren Stafford, 22.
Darren Stafford, 22. Facebook

A Pennsylvania State University student was found dead Tuesday morning, according to investigators with the State College Police Department.

Officers responded shortly after 10 a.m. to a home at 119 Wren Alley for a report of an unresponsive male, a news release stated.

There, police found 22-year-old student Darren Stafford, of Princeton Junction, N.J. Police said Stafford was in full cardiac arrest. Medics pronounced the student dead on the scene.

Stafford was a senior at Penn State and studied business marketing and economics at the university’s Smeal School of Business, according to his LinkedIn profile.

Police said there was no indication of trauma or foul play in connection with Stafford's death. The incident remained under investigation Tuesday evening.


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