Boone, NC -- Police are trying to figure out why an Appalachian State University student's body was found in a creek Saturday morning.
The student was 19-year-old Tyler Blalock from Charlotte. Someone found him around 8 a.m. in the Durham Park creek, police said.
Medics responded after a passer-by found the body floating in the water.
Appalachian State said the sophomore was studying sustainable development.