Student, 26, tragically found dead at university halls of residence


A 26-year-old Bangor University student has been found dead at a hall of residence in north Wales.

Police confirmed that officers and paramedics were called to a student’s room on Sunday evening.

Friends and paramedics tried desperately to save the young man’s life.

But tragically, he was pronounced dead at the scene.

His death is not being treated as suspicious, North Wales Police said.

A spokesman told North Wales Live : “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.

“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.”