DEATH INVESTIGATION: WPU Student’s Body Found

Posted on: 6:06 pm, October 25, 2013, by

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Police in Oskaloosa are investigating the death of a student at William Penn University.

According to Radio Iowa, the body of 19-year old Renell Perkins was discovered by friends in his dorm room Thursday night.

Perkins’ friends broke down the door to enter the room after becoming concerned. They found Perkins on the floor.

Police say the death appears natural and was likely caused by complications of diabetes.

An autopsy is scheduled to determine the exact cause.