Metro Atlanta student dies in South Georgia dorm room

Feb 03, 2018
A student from Clayton County died at a South Georgia college.

A freshman student from metro Atlanta died in a dorm Friday night in South Georgia, a college spokesman said.

No foul play is suspected in the death of Morrow native Jeremy Bailey, 19, said Lindsey Roberts, a spokeswoman for Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College in Tifton.

“Our thoughts and prayers are with his family and friends during this very difficult time,” Roberts said. “During this difficult period, it is helpful to remember that the Student Development Center on campus is an available resource for emotional support.”

Students interested in scheduling an appointment can call 229.391.5135 or email Dr. Maggie Martin at

The GBI is leading the investigation.

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It happened early Thursday morning in Rabun County.