Teen found dead in South Lake Elementary School parking lot


The Montgomery County Police Department is investigating the death of a 17-year-old from Gaithersburg.

Police say emergency responders were called to the South Lake Elementary School for the report of an unresponsive male lying in the parking lot on July 27. The boy was declared dead at the scene.

Police do not believe there was any foul play involved, but the body was sent to Baltimore for an autopsy.

School staff told police that they saw the teenager walking on school property around noon that day and have seen him play basketball at the school in the past.

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