ROLLA — Police in Rolla are investigating the death of a student at Missouri University of Science and Technology.
KOLR-TV reported that the student is identified as 19-year-old Kaitlin M. Brown of Mission, Kan. The university said Brown was a sophomore studying business and information technology.
Rolla Police Chief Mark Kearse confirmed Brown was found dead around 2:30 a.m. Saturday in her dorm suite. The cause of death has not been released, and the chief said an autopsy is planned for Tuesday.
Kearse told the TV station that police are involved because there were some circumstances surrounding the death that, as he put it, "we're not comfortable with."