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INVESTIGATION: Male Dies After Falling From a Campus Residence Hall Window

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

PITTSBURGH, PA (October 5, 2018) -- Pittsburgh Police are investigating the death of an unidentified male who reportedly jumped from a 16th floor window of a private residence hall located on the campus of Duquesne University..

At approximately 10:31 p.m., Pittsburgh Police responded to the campus building located on the 700 block of Forbes Avenue. According to the initial report, campus police were dispatched to the 16th floor of the building for a disturbance. As campus police were on the scene, the male jumped from a window. He was transported to the hospital in very critical condition where he was later pronounced deceased. 

The investigation is ongoing. If anyone has information about this incident, please give Pittsburgh Police detectives a call at 412-323-7800. 

Published

10.05.2018

Contacts

Alicia George
Communications
Public Safety
(412) 303-9329
alicia.george@pittsburghpa.gov