Man found dead on Amherst College campus identified

Hampshire County

The man found dead on Amherst College’s campus early Thursday morning has been identified.

Northwestern District Attorney’s Office spokesperson Mary Carey identified the man as 20-year-old Christopher Collins.

Grounds crew discovered his body between Morris Pratt dormitory and the Arms Music Center, around 6:15 Thursday morning.

The Office of the Chief Medical Examiner is still working to determine how Collins died.

Carey told 22News on Thursday that the death was not being investigated as suspicious.

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