Student On Spring Break Found Dead In Texas

SOUTH PADRE ISLAND (March 19, 2014) Authorities say a 23-year-old student from New Jersey who was visiting South Padre Island for spring break has been found dead in a hotel room.

Police and paramedics who responded to a call Wednesday morning about an unresponsive man found Gerald Plescia, 23, dead.

Plescia, of Freehold, N.J., was visiting the island with a group of classmates for spring break.

His roommates found him.

A news release says foul play is not suspected.

Toxicology tests were ordered.


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