Investigation Continues Into University of Miami Student's Death in Off-Campus Apartment

Miami-Dade police identified a 21-year-old University of Miami student who was found dead at an apartment just across the street from the school’s Coral Gables campus.

Nicolas De Lavalette was found dead at the Red Road Commons housing complex on Southwest 57th Avenue and 66th Street Wednesday.

Members of the Zeta Beta Tau fraternity told The Miami Hurricane student newspaper that the victim was a member of their organization.

Officials have initially called the death an accident and said no foul play is suspected.

Miami-Dade Police are investigating the cause of death.

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