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On December 28, Mercer County prosecutors said in a statement that her death was suicide.
Youneti’s search continued for days.
A family member shared this message shortly before learning of her death. you are loved Moms, dads and brothers, we miss you. we love you. “
Ewunetie’s family told the university they hadn’t heard from her for several days. According to Wednesday’s letter from of the university Rochelle Calhoun, Vice President of Campus Life. The university issued a Missing Student Alert for him on Monday, October 17.
Ewunetie’s sudden disappearance is out of character for a diligent student, said Executive Director Sara Elaqad. Minds Matter Clevelandis a non-profit organization that works with bright students from low-income families who spoke to FOX 8 before learning of Youneti’s death.
“Everyone lives a nightmare right now. It’s really hard to wake up and remember that this is happening,” she said.
Ewunetie was an Ethiopian immigrant who came to the United States as a child. According to Elaqad, she disappeared just one day before her US citizenship interview.
“We are very proud. She has a lot to be proud of. She worked hard and did everything she could to get to where Princeton is today,” she said. added that she was a “gentle girl” but “very serious and mature.”
she graduated at the top of her class Villa Angela – St.joseph high school.
FOX 8 previously asked the Cleveland Catholic Diocese for a statement. Here’s their reaction:
The community of Villa St. Angela-St. Joseph High School learned Tuesday that 2020 Distinguished Alumni Misrach Ewunetie has gone missing from the Princeton University campus. We wish her a speedy and safe return.
Cleveland Catholic Diocese
Prosecutor Angelo Onofri expressed his “deepest condolences” to Youneti’s family and thanked the many agencies involved in the search.
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