University student, 26, dies at hall of residence as police scrambled

The Daily Star’s FREE newsletter is spectacular! Sign up today for the best stories straight to your inbox

A university student in Wales has died at a halls of residence, police have confirmed.

Officers from North Wales Police were called to the Bangor University halls of residence on Sunday evening, where a 26-year-old man was pronounced dead.

The force said his death is not being treated as suspicious.

A spokesman told NorthWalesLive: "Shortly after 10pm on Sunday 25th of October, North Wales Police were requested by the ambulance service to attend at a student’s room at a Bangor University halls of residence.

"Regrettably, despite the best efforts of friends and paramedics, a 26-year-old student year male student was pronounced dead at the location.

  • Daily Star's newsletter brings you the biggest and best stories – sign up today

"Our thoughts are with the victim’s family and friends following this tragic death of a young student, and we request that their privacy is respected.

"The death is not being treated as suspicious and the coroner for North West Wales, Mr Dewi Pritchard Jones has been informed."

For confidential support call the Samaritans in the UK free on 116 123 or visit a local Samaritans branch

This is a breaking news story and is constantly being updated.

Please refresh the page regularly to get the latest updates.

Reporters working on will be working to source the latest information, reaction, pictures and video related to this story.

You can also follow us on Twitter @DailyStar to get the latest news updates 24 hours a day.

Or download the Daily Star app for flash alerts on the biggest stories of the day.

Why not also subscribe to receive our regular Daily Star news bulletins? You can do this on this page by simply entering your email address above and hitting 'subscribe'.

  • Students
  • Police
  • Lockdown

Source: Read Full Article