A STUDENT has been found dead at his halls of residence in York.
Police said yesterday they were not treating the death of Andrew Fielding, 27, a mature student at the University of York St John, as suspicious.
Mr Fielding was found dead at The Grange halls in Ramsay Close, at 11.50am Tuesday.
A spokesman for the university said: “We are extremely saddened by the tragic death of Andrew Fielding earlier this week.
“Andrew was a lively, well-liked student who relished the opportunity to study history as a mature student.
“We would like to offer our heartfelt sympathy to his family and friends at this difficult time.”
A spokesman for North Yorkshire Police said: “Police attended the sudden death of a 27-year-old man at a residential address in Ramsay Close, York, on Tuesday 14 May 2013. Officers believe that there are no suspicious circumstances surrounding his death.”
The spokesman added: “A report will be prepared on behalf of the coroner.”