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Private Vigil to Be Held for Deceased Wentworth University Student

The body of 19-year-old Maximillian Carbone was discovered at the base of a cliff in Roxbury on Sunday

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    Vigil to Be Held for Deceased Wentworth Student

    A private vigil will be held at the Wentworth Institute of Technology in Boston following the death of a 19-year-old student. (Published Monday, April 8, 2019)

    The Wentworth Institute of Technology in Boston is in mourning following the death 19-year-old Maximillian Carbone, whose body was found Sunday at the base of a cliff in the city’s Roxbury neighborhood.

    The Nahant, Massachusetts native was a biomedical engineering student at Wentworth, where he was a sophomore. He was last seen early Saturday leaving a party on Allegheny Street in Mission Hill before he disappeared. A search party discovered the teen’s body Sunday morning.

    "Our hearts are broken. Max was a sweet, happy and loving son, brother and friend," Carbone’s family said in a statement.

    Wentworth’s senior vice president of academic affairs said the institution is devastated by the loss.

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    Eli Rosenberg reports from the campus of the Wentworth Institute of Technology, where community members are coping with the death of 19-year-old student Max Carbone.

    (Published Sunday, April 7, 2019)

    "Fortunately, this is a very rare event. But, when it happens and it happens at your home, at your university, it affects your entire community deeply and profoundly," he said.

    Authorities did not give a cause of death, but said Carbone’s death does not appear to be suspicious. The investigation is ongoing.

    A private vigil will be held on the campus Monday to honor Carbone’s memory.

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