Illinois teen found dead in Missouri dorm room - – Rockford’s News Leader

Illinois teen found dead in Missouri dorm room


An 18-year-old Highland, Illinois, man died after being found unconscious in a dorm room at the University of Missouri.

Gregory Holthaus was visiting one of the residents in the Pershing group of residence halls when he was found unresponsive. He later died at a Columbia, Missouri, hospital. A spokesman for university police said there were no signs of foul play, and a medical examiner will determine the cause of death.

The school has support services and counseling available to students in the residence halls.

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