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Rutgers freshman found dead in his dorm room

New Jersey news from Eyewitness News
March 16, 2013 8:18:15 AM PDT
Rutgers University officials say the death of a freshman student found in his New Brunswick dorm room does not appear to be suspicious. Rutgers University officials say the death of a freshman student found in his New Brunswick dorm room does not appear to be suspicious.

Andrew Gottfried of East Windsor was found dead shortly after 9 a.m. Friday in his room in Perry Hall on the Cook Campus.

He was enrolled in the School of Arts and Sciences as a pre-business major.

The cause of death has not yet been determined, and an investigation by campus police is continuing.

University officials say counselors were being provided for students who may need assistance following Gottfried's death.

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