A Busemeyer University assistant professor and student have died after a house party gone bad Monday night.
Busville police report three people were found in cardiac arrest in the basement of 1704 Casper Drive. They were taken to Busville Hospital.
Busemeyer University spokesman Jon Smyth has confirmed that former LPH president and BusU student Bugs Meany was pronounced dead at the hospital of an apparent drug overdose.
Two others, confirmed as BusU professors, were also taken to the hospital. Assistant professor, William Howser, 72, has died.
The third professor is in stable condition and is expected to survive. Her identity has not been released.
Police were called to the house for reports of a loud party. The house in question, located at is university-owned and was the former Lambda Pi Eta fraternity house.
Police allegedly discovered drugs and alcohol at the scene.
85 people were arrested at the party, at least 45 of them students at Busemeyer University. Most have been charged with possession of alcohol by a minor, but Busville Police say that some will face additional drug charges.
A photo tweeted by a Bus U student at the party shows police making arrests.
This is not the first time that LPH has been in trouble. According to a press release from Busemeyer University president Stephen Busemeyer, the BU chapter of LPH had their charter revoked last semester for violations of the school’s alcohol and party policy.