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Statement on Cedar Village shooting (Feb. 19, 2014)

Michigan State University on Feb. 1 learned of the death of 20-year-old student Dominique James Nolff in an off-campus shooting on Jan. 31. Our thoughts and prayers are with the Nolff family and friends.

East Lansing Police Department led the investigation, and a suspect has been found guilty and sentenced. For those in the campus community who may be personally affected by this tragedy, resources are available at the MSU Counseling Center. More information can be found at

-Kent Cassella, MSU spokesman