Unidentified male body found on Palm Beach State College Boca campus (Update)

FAU police closed off the Humanities and Technology building while investigating the death.


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Ryan Lynch, Business Manager

Update (5/2): According to FAU police, the unidentified man’s death was ruled a suicide. FAU police said they are not going to identify the man until his next of kin is warned.


he body of an unidentified male was found Monday morning in the Humanities and Technology Building on Palm Beach State College’s Boca campus.

FAU’s alert email sent a message to students, faculty and staff notifying them of FAU police’s investigation into the incident. According to the email, no foul play is suspected.

FAU Police stand outside the Humanities and Technology building after a body was found on the campus Monday morning. Joe Pye | Editor in Chief

Palm Beach State College sent out a message over Twitter stating that classes were not canceled. Those who had a class within the cordoned-off building should meet outside the Classroom A and B buildings by the Office of the Provost.

According to FAU Police Chief Sean Brammer, the body was found by Palm Beach State College building security around 7:15 a.m.

Ryan Lynch is the business manager of the University Press. For information regarding this or other stories, email [email protected] or tweet him @RyanLynchwriter.