February 16, 2001
Student Murdered in Dormitory at Gallaudet U.
A freshman at Gallaudet University was found stabbed to death this month in the same dormitory where another student was killed four months ago.
According to Mercy H. Coogan, a university spokeswoman, Washington's police chief, Charles H. Ramsey, said that police investigators had no suspects or motives in the murder of Benjamin Varner, 19. Police officials said they had not yet found evidence to connect the latest murder with the beating death in September of Eric F. Plunkett in a