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Penn State Student from Va. Killed in Fall from Ninth Floor

By: News Staff Email
By: News Staff Email

November 17, 2013

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) - A Penn State University student is dead after he fell from the ninth floor balcony of an off-campus apartment building.

State police said 20-year-old Conor Macmannis was pronounced dead at the scene early Saturday. The fall occurred at 3:43 a.m. at the Penn Towers building on Beaver Avenue.

Macmannis was from Stafford, Va.

Police say a preliminary investigation indicates drugs and alcohol apparently were factors in the fall.

Investigators are urging anyone with information about the incident to call or at least provide an anonymous tip.


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