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MSU Issues Safety Bulletin About Body Found in Campus Parking Lot

The Department of Safety and Transportation at Missouri State University issued a bulletin Monday regarding a body found on a campus parking lot on Sunday.  KSMU’s Theresa Bettmann has this update.

An investigation by the Springfield Police Department is currently underway regarding the body found Sunday evening in a parking lot off Elm Street. MSU’s safety department says the individual was not a student, and that there is no increased danger risk on campus.

A spokesperson for the Springfield Police Department, Matt Brown, says there are no signs of foul play.  Brown says the individual’s family indicated a history of severe asthma, and they looking into whether or not that was a contributing factor to the death.  For KSMU News, I’m Theresa Bettmann.