Police Investigating Death of Elon University Student

ELON, N.C. -- Police are investigating the death of an Elon University Student.

Elon Police were called to Villas Way Apartments just before 1:00 Saturday morning in reference to an unconscious, unresponsive person.

When officers arrived, someone was trying to revive the victim, identified as Derek Winton, 22. Winton was taken to a nearby hospital where he was pronounced dead.

The death is under investigation but foul play is not suspected.

Winton was a senior at Elon University and was from Massachusetts.

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