BECKLEY, W.Va. -- A student at the University of Charleston's Beckley campus was found dead in her room Wednesday, according to the school.
"Our deepest sympathies go out to the family of a University of Charleston Beckley student who was found deceased in her room in Hogan Hall today. This is truly a heartbreaking situation for many people," UC President Ed Welch said in a statement.
"We are meeting with UC-Beckley students, faculty and staff at this time to help them deal with this tragedy," Welch said. He said UC officials would comment more when more information became available.The Beckley Police Department is investigating. No other information was available Wednesday evening.