UPDATE: University of Arizona student who died in fall at dorm identified

UPDATE: University of Arizona student who died in fall at dorm identified
The University of Arizona Police Department is investigating the death of a male student believed to have fallen from a residence hall walkway. (Source: KOLD News 13)

TUCSON, Ariz. (KOLD News 13) - The University of Arizona police are investigating the death of an 18-year-old student named Max Reis, who is believed to have fallen from a residence hall walkway.

His cause of death was due to multiple blunt force injuries according to the Pima County Medical Examiner’s Office. Manner of death is still pending.

Officers with the University of Arizona Police Department responded to Posada San Pedro residence hall, located at 601 N. Highland Ave., to assist the Tucson Fire Department on the scene early Friday morning. There, they found Reis unresponsive, laying in the courtyard with injuries consistent with a fall.

Tucson fire transported Reis to Banner University Medical Center where he died at 6:13 a.m. on Oct. 11.

UAPD is continuing their investigation and the family has been notified.

Anyone with information is encouraged to call the non-emergency line at (520)-621-8273 or (520)-621-8477.

Students who would like to access counselling can call (520) 621-3334.

The University of Arizona Police Department is investigating the death of a male student believed to have fallen from a residence hall walkway.
The University of Arizona Police Department is investigating the death of a male student believed to have fallen from a residence hall walkway. (Source: KOLD News 13)

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