Johns Hopkins lacrosse player found dead in dorm room

BALTIMORE (AP) — A Johns Hopkins University freshman lacrosse player was found dead in his dorm room on Monday morning.

University officials identified the student as Jeremy Huber.

The Baltimore Police Department is investigating Huber's death, but a spokesman for the agency said detectives have not found evidence of foul play.

Dave Pietramala, the Hopkins men's lacrosse coach, said in a statement that the team is "stunned and deeply saddened" by Huber's death.

Huber, a Las Vegas native, was enrolled in the Krieger School of Arts and Sciences.

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Statement by Johns Hopkins men's lacrosse coach Dave Pietramala:

"We are stunned and deeply saddened by the sudden passing of Jeremy Huber," said Pietramala. "Jeremy was a wonderful young man who was extremely well-liked by his teammates and the members of our lacrosse family. He was a considerate, bright young man that loved being a part of our lacrosse program. He was an outstanding representative of Johns Hopkins University and words cannot adequately express the loss we are feeling right now. Our thoughts and prayers are with his family as we all try to work through this difficult time."

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