Sarah Elizabeth Hancock, University of Maryland student, found dead
Updated: May 7, 2013 - 02:59 pm
The death of a University of Maryland student inside her on-campus residence hall is believed to be accidental, police say.
The student, Sarah Elizabeth Hancock, 20, was found unresponsive inside her room in Kent Hall at about 1:15 p.m., University of Maryland police officials say. She was pronounced dead at the scene.
There is no indication of foul play or a suicide attempt; rather, police are calling the death an "unfortunate" accident.
Hancock's family was notified shortly after the student was declared dead by Maryland State Police.
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