UNC Student, 21, Dies; Cause Of Death Still Unreleased
A UNC student from Raleigh died on Thursday in Chapel Hill.
Harris Pharr was 21 years old. He was about to enter his senior year at Carolina, majoring in biomedical engineering. Pharr was also a member of the Chi Phi fraternity.
It’s the second loss in as many years for the Chi Phi brothers: David Shannon was pledging the fraternity in October of 2012 when he fell to his death in Carrboro.
Chapel Hill police have not yet released any information on Pharr, including the cause of death. WCHL will provide updates as we receive them.