University of Maryland student found dead in dorm is identified

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Local,Maryland,Crime,Scott McCabe,University of Maryland

The University of Maryland student who was found dead inside her on-campus dormitory has been identified as 20-year-old Sarah Elizabeth Hancock.

Hancock was found unresponsive inside her room in Kent Hall about 1:15 p.m. Monday. She was pronounced dead.

Police said there is no indication of foul play or a suicide attempt. Police are calling the death an accident.

The cause of death will be determined by the Office of Chief Medical Examiner in Baltimore.

smccabe@washingtonexaminer.com

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