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Darton State College President resigns

ALBANY, GA (WALB) -

The President of Darton State College announced his resignation Friday, according to a spokesperson at the college.

In an email to students and faculty, President Peter Sireno announced his resignation as leader of the college.

Darton officials declined to comment on details of the resignation, or whether the move is related to the recent investigation after a student wrestler died from a heat related illness during practice.

The university system of Georgia says they will release more information on Sireno's resignation later today.

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