Barnard College Student Killed In Manhattan Park


A Barnard College student has been found brutally murdered in Upper Manhattan.

The school announced that 18-year-old freshman Tessa Majors was killed during an armed robbery in Morningside Park.

“Tessa was just beginning her journey at Barnard and in life. We mourn this devastating murder of an extraordinary young woman and member of our community,” Barnad College President Sian Leah Beilock said.

Majors was stabbed multiple times and a group of men were seen running from the scene.

“This is an unthinkable tragedy that has shaken us to our core. Please know that we are all grieving together and I am thinking of you as we process this awful news as a community,” Beilock said.

There have been no arrests.

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