March 19, 2018
Authorities in Bermuda have found the body of a St. Joseph's University student who went missing over the weekend.
Mark Dombroski, 19, of Pennsylvania, was discovered Monday afternoon after disappearing from a bar during a tour with the college rugby team, according to the Associated Press.
Bermuda police confirm they've found body of missing US college student Mark Dombroski after a day of searching. https://t.co/2MmomCrbLm— The Associated Press (@AP) March 19, 2018
Dombroski, a freshman had been scheduled to leave Bermuda on Sunday with the rest of the St. Joe's team. He was last seen just after 12 a.m. Sunday at a bar called The Dog House.
Police had released four photos of Dombroski and asked for assistance in tracking him down. A marine unit spent the day searching for the teen with help from his family, local authorities and volunteers.
There were no immediate details provided about how Dombroski may have died, but officials said earlier Monday there were no signs he had been drunk or that alcohol played a role in his death.
In a tweet from the official St. Joe's account, school administrators said their "hearts and prayers" are with Dombroski's family and that they are hoping for his safe return. The tweet also said the school will provide more information when it becomes available.
Our hearts and prayers are with Mark Dombroski and his family. We hope for his safe return, and we offer our support to the Saint Joseph's community. We will update when new information becomes available.— Saint Joseph's (@saintjosephs) March 19, 2018
Police are asking anyone who has "witnessed these incidents" or has information on Dombroski's death to call their respective police station or the Crimestoppers Hotline at 1-800-623-8477.
Authorities did not specify what "incidents" someone may have seen in relation to Dombroski's disappearance.