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Waxhaw student found dead on UNC-Wilmington campus

A student from Waxhaw was found dead in his campus apartment Tuesday, University Police at UNC Wilmington said.

Douglas Alberto Perez, 21, was found at Seahawk Landing, a complex housing 600 upperclassmen on the Wilmington campus. Police said the cause of death was under investigation but it did not appear that his death was the result of foul play.

UNC-Wilmington said no other details were being made public, and extended condolences to his family. MARK WASHBURN