Police Investigating After Dead Body Found On UTA Campus

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ARLINGTON (CBSDFW.COM) – A dead body has been found at the University of Texas at Arlington.

police and members of the are investigating the death of the unidentified person found at the , on West 1st Street near a loading dock.

UTA police spokesperson Capt. Mike McCord said investigators don’t think the person was a student, member of the university faculty or a campus staff member. “We have reason to believe that this individual was transient and that the cause of death may be related to a medical condition,” he said.

(credit: CBSDFW.COM)

(credit: CBSDFW.COM)

There is no word yet on exactly how the person died, but the preliminary investigation doesn’t show that the death was a result of foul play. The body was found around 10:30 a.m.

According to McCord, campus activities and functions won’t be affected by the discovery and will continue as scheduled.

* This is a developing story and will be updated as more information becomes available.

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