Authorities are investigating the death of an 18-year-old Boys Town resident.

The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office said Boys Town police asked for assistance with the investigation into the death of Larry McBryde, a private placement student from Erwin, North Carolina.

The Sheriff’s Office said McBryde’s body was found on the floor of his private room by Boys Town house parents around 7:15 a.m. Monday.

McBryde last was seen before bed around 10:45 p.m. Sunday, the Sheriff’s Office said.

A preliminary investigation did not find any obvious signs of injury, struggle or disruption in the room, authorities said.

An autopsy was scheduled for today, the Sheriff’s Office said.

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