University Of Chicago Student Found Dead Inside Dorm Room

The body of a University of Chicago student was discovered inside his dorm room on Saturday afternoon, The Chicago Tribune reported.

A resident of the dorm located the body after several students reported smelling a foul odor.

The 20-year-old male was found lying face down on the floor of his room in the International House, the student newspaper The Chicago Maroon reported. The body was in a decomposed state.

At this time, the student's identity has not been released. Cause of death is unknown, pending an autopsy.

According to the police report, the student's university keycard was last used on Feb. 7.