Health Science University President Found Dead Of Gunshot Wound
(Bloomington, MN) -- The president of a Twin Cities-area university was found dead in his home of an apparent gunshot wound Tuesday morning. 58-year-old Jeff Nelson had been the head of Northwestern Health Sciences University for just six months. University officials are not saying much about Nelson's death, but have pledged to be "as transparent as possible" as they receive more information from investigators. The Washington County sheriff's office has only said that investigators are not looking for any suspects. Nelson was the 6th president and CEO of Northwestern Health Sciences University.