Body found in front of library, no foul play suspected

Jasmine Aguilera, Editor-in-chief

At around 5:30 p.m. Saturday, UTEP Police found a body hanging from a tree in front of the campus library.

“UTEP police dispatch received a phone call indicating that a body was hanging from a tree in front of the campus library,” said UTEP Police Chief Cliff Walsh in a statement released Sunday. “UTEP PD and emergency crews immediately responded and found the victim was not alive. No foul play is suspected. No other details are available pending notification of next of kin and completion of the investigation.”

The Prospector will provide more details as they become available.

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