Missing Washington College Student Found Dead
November 22, 2015 - Picnic Time
The Washington College tyro who had been blank given Monday has been found passed in Pennsylvania.
WBAL’s Phil Yacuboski reports.
Jacob Marberger’s genocide was reliable by Chestertown Police Chief Adrian Baker, who posted a summary on a military department’s Facebook page.
“I am contemptible to advise that Jacob Marberger, a Washington College tyro that police have recently been acid for, was found defunct today…,near Hamburg, Pennsylvania,” a matter read.
“My thoughts and prayers go out to his family and friends. Thank we in allege for your team-work and bargain during this formidable time.”
Marberger was a sophomore who was 19-years-old.
In a news release, Pennsylvania State Police contend Marburger was found in a cruise area of a Hawk Mountain Sanctuary in Hamburg, Pennsylvania.
The matter review that Marburger died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound.
Marberger’s relatives contend he left their suburban Philadelphia home Monday morning, and might have taken a gun.
Washington College officials done a preference Monday morning to cancel classes, and sequence students to sojourn inside chateau halls.
Classes quickly resumed on Tuesday, though were cancelled after in a day, and students were systematic off campus.
College officials after cancelled classes until after Thanksgiving.
Police and college officials contend Marberger done any approach hazard opposite a college, though acted out of caution.
Later in a week, military and prosecutors reliable that Marberger on 4 charges associated to him display an antique gun during his companionship residence final month while intoxicated. Kent County State’s Attorney Harris Murphy pronounced a charges embody possessing a dangerous arms on propagandize property, handgun on a person, possession of a firearm by a teenager and bootleg possession of ammunition.
Marberger’s disappearance follows problems he had been experiencing during a college, military said. He was kicked out of a Phi Delta Theta companionship final week, and on Sunday he quiescent his position as orator of a parliament in a college’s tyro government. Marberger had been scheduled to have a conference formed on a school’s respect formula this week.
On Saturday night, Washington College released a following statement:
“It is with good grief that we contingency surprise we this dusk of a flitting of sophomore Jacob Marberger. We extend a deepest sympathies to a Marberger family in their time of unthinkable grief.
“This is a terrible blow to a community, and a escape of care and support we have shown any other will assistance us by this formidable time. We need to continue to be understanding of any other as we weep away and as a community.
“We will have conversing services on-hand when students lapse to campus; some-more sum will be forthcoming.
“If we need to pronounce to someone to assistance we by this process immediately, greatfully hit your internal predicament services.”