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App State student from Cary found dead

Posted April 25, 2013

— A freshman at Appalachian State University from Cary was found dead in her dormitory Thursday, school officials said.

No foul play is suspected in the death of Keegan Garratt, 19, officials said, but they provided no other details.

Counselors were on the university campus Thursday to help students and others affected by her death, officials said.


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  • lisa4 Apr 26, 8:20 a.m.

    RIP.....Prayers going up for her family, friends and loved ones.
    So sad.

  • we-r-just-human Apr 25, 5:52 p.m.

    Teen years can be a tough time...sad to hear about this...

  • Obamacare survives Apr 25, 4:27 p.m.

    Prayers going up.

  • Tax Man Apr 25, 4:01 p.m.

    So sad, so young. God Bless her perhaps she will be in a better place.

  • Scubagirl Apr 25, 3:47 p.m.

    so sad, condolences to her family and loved ones.

  • chris23 Apr 25, 3:16 p.m.

    Praying for her family.