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America’s Next Top Model Contestant killed in triple homicide


Mirjana Puhar is a Serbian immigrant who was living a fairytale life, as a successful model, in the United States. Her family came to the US when she was five, immediately after the US bombing campaign against Serbia. She was currently a contestant on the tv show America’s Next Top Model.

She was killed on February 24th in a triple homicide in Charlotte, NC. The suspect is believed to be a drug dealer and is probably an illegal alien.

She was hanging out with two Latino males in Charlotte, NC. One of the men, Jonathan Alvarado, was a Puerto Rican immigrant whom Puhar had recently started dating. Another Latino male killed Puhar and and both males. All three were shot to death inside a home in Charlotte. Police believe the three were buying drugs at the time, and the dealer decided it would be fun to shoot and kill them.

Police have arrested 19-year-old Emmanuel Jesus Rangel. The perpetrator was well known to police and is also being charged with a murder that occured on February 22nd.

The two Latino victims are 21-year-old Jusmar Isiah Gonzanga-Garcia, and 23-year-old Jonathan Cosme Alvarado. Gonzaga-Garcia posted a picture on Facebook on February 21st that glorifies drug dealing. It shows a pile of twenty dollar bills on a coffee table with the word “lifestyle.”

The suspect was also charged with murdering Rasool Jaleel Harrell on February 22nd. In this mug shot Harrell appears to have gang tattoos on his face.