UPDATE: Coroner releases name of deceased person at College Suites

Herald Staff

UPDATE March 7, 5 p.m.: Warren County Deputy Coroner Kevin Kirby confirmed the name of the deceased as 21-year-old Vicki Bognar. 

Kirby said that the cause of death was still being investigated. An autopsy was performed and results will be available in eight to 10 weeks. 

Kirby could not confirm whether or not Bognar was a WKU student, but a Facebook page belonging to Bognar does list her as attending WKU. 

The Herald will update this story as more information becomes available. 


The Warren County Coroner’s office responded to a report of the death of a white female at College Suites Apartments in Bowling Green.

Ronnie Ward, public information officer for the Bowling Green Police Department, said the cause of death has been reported as apparent suicide. The time of call was 9:40 a.m.

It is not confirmed whether the woman was a student at WKU. Ward said her identity was still being withheld until notice can be given to the family. 

The death is still being investigated but there is no suspected foul play.