Join the Cleveland Scene Press Club. Because No News is Bad News.

Tuesday, February 11, 2014

Missing Ohio College Student Freezes to Death After Falling Asleep Outside

Posted By on Tue, Feb 11, 2014 at 12:23 PM

david-hallman.png

The body of a Denison University student who had gone missing over the weekend was recently discovered, school officials say. The student, 21-year old David Hallman III, froze to death after falling asleep outside.

Hallman was last seen leaving a downtown Granville, OH restaurant early Saturday and was found later the same night outside of a condo-complex garage about a half mile away.

"David was located Saturday night across the street from the Granville Golf Course, where it appears he had fallen asleep and then succumbed to hypothermia,” Laurel Kennedy, the vice president for Denison's student development wrote in a university memo.

A major in History, "David was a member of the men's swimming and diving team for his first three years and was very close to that group," Kennedy added.

Police say alcohol may have played a role in Hallman's death, though nothing has been confirmed.

Denison's student newspaper, The Den, reported that funeral arrangements have not yet been made.

Tags: , ,

We welcome readers to submit letters regarding articles and content in Cleveland Scene. Letters should be a minimum of 150 words, refer to content that has appeared on Cleveland Scene, and must include the writer's full name, address, and phone number for verification purposes. No attachments will be considered. Writers of letters selected for publication will be notified via email. Letters may be edited and shortened for space.

Email us at news@clevescene.com.

Cleveland Scene works for you, and your support is essential.

Our small but mighty local team works tirelessly to bring you high-quality, uncensored news and cultural coverage of Cleveland and beyond.

Unlike many newspapers, ours is free – and we'd like to keep it that way, because we believe, now more than ever, everyone deserves access to accurate, independent coverage of their community.

Whether it's a one-time acknowledgement of this article or an ongoing pledge, your support helps keep Cleveland's true free press free.

Read the Digital Print Issue

October 21, 2020

View more issues

Newsletters

Never miss a beat

Sign Up Now

Subscribe now to get the latest news delivered right to your inbox.

Calendar

© 2020 Cleveland Scene: 737 Bolivar Rd., Suite 4100, Cleveland, OH 44115, (216) 505-8199
Logos and trademarks on this site are property of their respective owners.


Website powered by Foundation