Updated: Body found in Libby Hall

CUPD has found a dead body in Libby Hall on campus this evening.

A CU-Boulder police car sits outside Libby Hall Tuesday night after a body was discovered. (Ryan Tibbitts/CU Independent)
A CU-Boulder police car sits outside Libby Hall Tuesday night after a body was discovered. (Ryan Tibbitts/CU Independent)

tweet was sent out by CUPD around 9 p.m. that stated: “CU #Boulder police investigating death in Libby Hall. Call at 8:28 pm. We don’t believe there’s an ongoing danger to campus.”

According to a CUPD news release, CUPD did recieve a report of a death at Libby Hall.

“A deceased male was found in a residence hall room,” the release stated.

Spokesperson Ryan Huff said this death poses no threat to campus.

“The federal Clery Act requires us to alert CU affiliates when we believe there is an ongoing danger to the campus,” Huff said. “We don’t believe there’s a threat to campus.”

CUPD detectives and the Boulder County Coroner’s Office are investigating the death.

More information will be posted as it becomes available.

Contact CU Independent Editor-In-Chief Isa Jones at Alexandra.i.jones@colorado.edu.

Isa Jones

This is Isa's third year at CUI. She has served as a news reporter, entertainment reporter and Breaking News Editor. She is a senior news-editorial and English major. She has a fear of contracting scurvy and being trapped in walk-in freezers, but that rarely interferes with her reporting. Isa enjoys morning runs, whiskey sours, baseball and avoiding homework at all costs. Her goal is to be able to write and travel frequently and never work somewhere involving cubicles, synergy meetings or the phrase "9 to 5." (@theisajones)

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