In a news release on Monday afternoon, the university stated that Spencer was neither a student nor a staff member of the institution.
It also stated that, based on preliminary investigation by the police, no foul play is suspected in Spencer's death.
Dr Judith Rose Spencer
"Further, an assessment by Campus Security has indicated that there is no threat to any member of the University community," added the institution. "Notwithstanding, the security on the campus has been increased."
The university also said it regrets the unfortunate incident and expressed condolences to the family of the deceased.
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