Mirjana Puhar, a former America’s Next Top Model contestant, was found dead on Tuesday in an apparent triple homicide.
According to police, the 19-year old was one of the three people found dead inside her boyfriend’s home in Charlotte, North Carolina. the other two victims are her boyfriend Jonathan Alvarado, 23, and his roommate-best friend Jusmar Gonzaga-Garcia, 21.
According to TMZ, a friend rushed over to the house after getting a call that gunshots were fired … and on entering the house, saw their bodies and money scattered all around. The friend then called police, who found the body of Jusmar.
Police have since arrested 19-year old Emmanuel Jesus Rangel and charged him with three counts of 1st degree murder. Police believe that the homicide is drug-related and that the victims knew Rangel. Mirjana is also said to have just moved in with the guys.
Born in Serbia, Mirjana participated in last year’s America’s Next Top Model, where she was eliminated in the 10th episode.