Resident of Aspen Heights found unresponsive

Erin McGuiness

Authorities have confirmed the death of Matthew Verrico.

The 20-year-old was found unresponsive at his home in Aspen Heights last night after an apparent suicide according to Jake Futch, Bulloch County Coroner.

Authorities do not suspect foul play and Futch said that they are not investigating into the matter.

Futch said that Verrico will go back to New Jersey where his mother currently resides.

If you or a loved one is struggling with depression or anxiety, please don’t hesitate to contact the Georgia Southern University Counseling Center or the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-TALK (1-800-273-8255).