Mirjana was found dead inside her boyfriend’s home in Charlotte, NC., Feb. 24 and now her fellow contestants from the season are taking to Twitter to offer their deepest condolences and memories of her.
Mirjana Puhar‘s life was cut short by a senseless murder. The former America’s Next Top Model star from cycle 21 was found dead in her boyfriend’s home and now the police have arrested, Emmanuel Jesus Rangel in connection to her murder and of the killing of her boyfriend and another victim.
Mirjana Puhar: ‘ANTM’ Stars & Fans Mourn Murdered Contestant
Contestants from her season have taken to Twitter and here are some of their sad tweets:
Mirjana — Police Release Statement
Here is the press release from the police department:
During the investigation, detectives identified Mr. Rangel as a suspect in this case and obtained three Murder warrants for his arrest. Earlier this morning, detectives with the Violent Criminal Apprehension Team located and arrested Mr. Rangel without incident. Mr. Rangel was then transported to police headquarters where he was interviewed by detectives. Upon completion of the interview, Mr. Rangel was charged with three counts of 1st Degree Murder. Preliminary information indicates that the victims and suspect were known to one another and this incident was drug related. Mr. Rangel has been transferred to the custody of the Mecklenburg County Sheriff’s Office where he will remain in custody. Mr. Rangel has also been charged in connection with a murder that took place in Matthews, North Carolina on Sunday February 22, 2015. For information concerning the murder that occurred in Matthews, NC, please contact Officer Tim Ayock with the Matthews Police Department. This is an ongoing investigation, and as new information develops it will be released by CMPD Public Affairs.
HollywoodLifers, our thoughts go out to Mirjana’s family and friends!
— Chloe Melas