“We are deeply saddened to learn of the tragic news about Mirjana Puhar. She was a vivacious and promising young woman,” Tyra and fellow executive producer Ken Mok said in a statement. “Our hearts and prayers go out to her loved ones.” Tyra also sent out a tweet about the tragedy – see it below.
Mirjana, 19, was killed along with her boyfriend and his roommate in North Carolina yesterday.
Our thoughts go out to the victims’ friends and loved ones during this time.
The Top Model family is deeply saddened by the tragic news of Mirjana Puhar. We love you, Mirjana. Forever.
— Tyra Banks (@tyrabanks) February 26, 2015