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WPD investigating young man's death after fight

The Wilmington Police Department is investigating the death of a young man in Wilmington. (Source: Raycom Media) The Wilmington Police Department is investigating the death of a young man in Wilmington. (Source: Raycom Media)
WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) -

The Wilmington Police Department is investigating the death of a young man after a fight that happened early Saturday morning.

Connor Vogel, fell and later died as the result of a fight, according to WPD spokeswoman Linda Rawley.

The incident happened on Carleton Drive at 4:46 a.m.

UNCW's Office of University Relations sent the following email to university staff, facility and students on Monday morning in behalf of the Division of Student Affairs:

"We are deeply saddened to share the news that Connor Vogel, a junior majoring in computer science, passed away this weekend following an accident off-campus. He grew up in Wilmington and attended both Hoggard High School and Cape Fear Community College. Service details will be shared on the UNCW website pending confirmation.

"UNCW community members are encouraged to stop by the Fisher Student Center Information Desk to sign Connor’s memorial book, which will be sent to his family. Students seeking grief support may contact the University Counseling Center at 962-3746."

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