Boone PD continues looking into student death

Boone PD continues looking into student death

Joshua Farmer

Boone police are still investigating the death of an Appalachian State University student.

A Boone Police incident report regarding the event indicated the victim, senior psychology major Tyler Pavlick, was last known to be safe Jan. 23 and was found dead alone in his King Street apartment Jan. 26.

There was evidence of drug and/or alcohol use, but there was no forcible entry or injury to the victim, according to the report.

The Office of Student Development sent an email Monday regarding Pavlick’s death. He was a member of the Omicron Alpha chapter of the Tau Kappa Epsilon fraternity at Appalachian.

Story: Joshua Farmer, Managing Editor