Student found dead in vehicle, police investigating


The Appalachian Online

Staff Reports

Boone Police, Fire and Watauga medics were dispatched to a Parking lot on Tracy Circle near the intersection of Mac Street following a report of a deceased individual on Saturday at approximately 1:15 p.m.

A 21 year old female was found deceased inside a vehicle with an apparent gunshot wound.

Police have identified the woman as Savannah Taylor Karten, an Appalachian State student.

The police said in a release that there is no indication of foul play at this time.