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

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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.

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"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."

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