WMU News

Man found dead in campus apartment

February 1, 1999

KALAMAZOO -- Gregory A. Stewart, 37, was found dead by a friend who sought to visit him late Sunday afternoon, Jan. 31, at his apartment in the Elmwood Apartments at Western Michigan University. The cause of death is not known.

An autopsy was to be performed today, said Robert J. Brown, director of the WMU Department of Public Safety. Officers responded to a call from the friend at about 5 p.m. WMU police officers administered CPR at the scene.

An ambulance was called and Stewart, a senior majoring in art at WMU, was pronounced dead at 5:52 p.m. WMU police are continuing their investigation.

Media contact: Mike Matthews, 616 387-8400, michael.matthews@wmich.edu

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