Body of pupil found in dormitory of Norfolk school

Gresham's School in Holt. Credit: ITV News Anglia.

The body of an 18-year-old pupil has been found in a dormitory of a private school in Norfolk.

The teenager, who has not been named, was found just after 7.30am on Saturday at Gresham's School in Holt.

A spokesman for the school said paramedics were called but she was pronounced dead at the scene.

“We are all devastated by the death of a much loved and cherished pupil. The thoughts and prayers of the whole School are with the family and friends of the young woman."

– Douglas Robb, Headmaster, Gresham's School.

The school said the teenager's family had been informed immediately and relatives had visited Gresham's on Saturday to meet headmaster Douglas Robb.

Police confirmed the woman's death was not being treated as suspicious.

Gresham's School in Holt. Credit: ITV News Anglia.