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December 15, 2017
WOUB Local News
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The deaths of students reported as a possible drowning
(2008-05-05)
(WOUB) - Athens Police Lieutenant Ralph Harvey says the deaths of two students over the weekend was first reported as a possible drowning.

The bodies of the two 22 year olds were found by a family member, according to Harvey, who says the woman then called 9-1-1 early Saturday morning.

Harvey says they apparently died sometime over night at the Riverpark Towers apartment

Dead are Ohio University student Kelly Armbruster of Powell and Hocking College student Christopher Theil of Athens.

It was his apartment.

Harvey says they were boyfriend and girlfriend.

He says foul play has not been ruled out.
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