U of A student dies in fraternity house bathroom

20-year-old Michael Marron passed away over the weekend at the fraternity home.

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark — A University of Arkansas trainee passed away over the weekend in a fraternity home restroom.

According to the university authorities department, a 20-year-old trainee lost consciousness at around 1:20 p.m Saturday (Jan. 23) afternoon. 

Fraternity members verified the occurrence happened within the Sigma Alpha Epsilon home on school. 

Fraternity members tried CPR on the male trainee up until very first responders showed up, however authorities state the trainee passed away at the scene. 

Washington County Coroner Roger Morris has actually because verified the trainee was Michael Marron. His cause of death is still under examination at this time.

Melissa Rom, Dean of Trainees at the University of Arkansas, launched the following declaration about the trainee’s death:

I can’t envision the sorrow a household need to feel when losing a kid. I am really saddened. Speaking on behalf of others throughout school, I send out acknowledgements to the moms and dads, member of the family, pals and associates at this most tough time.

We understand that such a loss might be really tough for others, and we motivate anybody who is worried about a member of our neighborhood to demand support from Therapy and Mental Providers at 479-575-5276.  If you are calling after hours, press 1 to speak with a therapist on call. The school neighborhood might likewise connect to UA Cares at uofacares@uark.edu. 

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Jobber Wiki author Frank Long contributed to this report.