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Police investigate MSU student death

STARKVILLE, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

Mystery surrounds the death of a Mississippi State University student found in an off campus apartment Saturday.

Oktibbeha County Coroner Michael Hunt has identified the student as 20 year old Teresa Veal of Chicago.

Veal was found unresponsive in the bedroom of a Bulldog Lane Apartment on Louisville Street in Starkville.

Hunt said the MSU junior was at a friend's apartment when she was found around 1:15 a.m.

The coroner said there were no signs of injury and no apparent cause of death.

An autopsy is scheduled for Monday in Jackson.

The Starkville Police Department is conducting the probe into Veal's death but has not released any information about the investigation. 

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