Body of former Wayne State University student discovered in campus restroom

Wayne State University
Posted at 4:42 PM, Aug 12, 2019
and last updated 2019-08-13 06:14:40-04

DETROIT (WXYZ) — The body of a former 49-year-old Wayne State University student was discovered inside the restroom of the campus' Old Main building Monday.

According to a statement from the university, a preliminary investigation shows there was no obvious signs of trauma or foul play.

"We do not believe there is a campus safety threat related to the death," the statement reads. "Our thoughts and prayers go out to family and friends of the deceased."

The Detroit Police Department is investigating the circumstances surrounding the death.