Just days after arriving at Virginia Tech to work on her graduate studies, 22-year-old Chinese student Xin Yang was decapitated with a kitchen knife as she sat in a public cafe.Somewhere around 7 p.m. Jan. 21, Yang was allegedly murdered by Haiyang Zhu, a man whose motivations are still unclear. Witnesses report that Yang and Zhu were not arguing before Zhu plunged his knife into the young student as they sat together at the Au Bon Pain cafe on the Virginia Tech campus. Authorities...Read Full Story
Xin Yang was a Chinese graduate student at Virginia Tech when she was murdered Jan. 21, 2009. Yang, 22, was allegedly attacked with a kitchen knife by fellow Chinese student Haiyang Zhu of Ningbo.