Former elite cheerleader found dead at hotel
State Troopers shoot woman who would not put down her gun
Missing 13-year-old swimmer’s body found on beach
Police investigating fatal shooting in Petersburg
When extreme heat will ease this week
Woman killed in triple stabbing on Northside

Death investigation underway on College of William and Mary campus

WILLIAMSBURG, Va. – A death investigation is underway after a body was found outside a building on the campus of the College of William and Mary.

In an alert to students, the university confirmed that shortly before 8 p.m. a male body was found by a passerby in an outside area at the Dillard Complex off of Ironbound Rd.

“There is no indication that the deceased is affiliated with the university but verification is still underway,” the alert read.

The first alert about the incident was tweeted at 8:38 p.m.

The college said there is no threat to the community and asked students to avoid the area.

William and Mary Police is handling the death investigation.

Stay with CBS 6 for the latest on this developing story.