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Medical examiner ID’s student found on Pitt dorm roof

| Monday, December 17, 2018 3:30 p.m
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The University of Pittsburgh student found unresponsive Saturday morning on the roof of Lothrop Hall on the University of Pittsburgh campus has been identified as Kidus Lemma, 19, of Fairfax, Va.

Lemma was discovered at 9:58 a.m. Saturday and pronounced dead at 10:19 a.m., the Allegheny County Medical Examiner said Monday.

The medical examiner did not release a cause of death.

Lothrop Hall is a 14-story dormitory on Lothrop Street, according to the Pitt website.

Pittsburgh police are continuing an investigation into the incident, said Alicia George, police spokeswoman.

Pitt spokesman Joseph Miksch did not have additional information Monday about Lemma.

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