Sunil Tripathi body found in lake, medical examiner confirms in missing Brown University student case

Pictured: Sunil Tripathi from images posted on Facebook, used with permission. Anyone with information on Sunil Tripathi's whereabouts is asked to call Providence Police at (401) 243-6191. Online: Help Find Sunil Tripathi Facebook Page.

April 25, 2013 8:24:11 AM PDT
Sunil Tripathi's body was pulled from a lake near Brown University, according to the medical examiner.

Pictures of Sunil Tripathi, missing student

The missing Brown student disappeared in March. His body was discovered by the Brown crew team on Wednesday.

An autopsy determined the body is that of Tripathi.

"The medical examiner has confirmed the identity of the young man who was found off India Point in Providence as 22-year-old Sunil Tripathi. That was confirmed this morning from forensic dental examination. At this time, the cause of death is pending further study and his family has been notified," Dara Chadwick, spokesperson for the Rhode Island Department of Health, said.