Man found dead on rooftop of building at U.K.

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LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) — The Lexington Fire Department says a man’s body was found on the roof of a building Monday afternoon at the University of Kentucky. Firefighters say they were called out a little before 3:30 on a report that someone was unconscious on a roof. They arrived at the scene, and say the man was dead.

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UK police say they’ve identified the man, but will be waiting for the coroner to release his name. UK police say he was subletting an apartment from a graduate at UK. They do not believe the man was otherwise affiliated with the university. 

The woman who called about the body told investigators that initially, she had yelled at the man and he did not respond. The coroner says there were no signs of foul play, and the investigation is ongoing.