New info released in murder of UNC-Charlotte student

May 15, 2008 8:28:59 AM PDT
There's new information about the murder of a UNC Charlotte student from Chapel Hill.

Ira Yarmolenko, 20, was found dead ten days ago on the banks of the Catawba River in Mount Holly.

Authorities say she died from asphyxiation.

Police revealed that in the two-hour period before her body was found, Yarmolenko stopped at a Goodwill store.

Police also say both front doors of her car were open when her body was found.

Mount Holly Police haven't said whether they have a suspect or motive for the murder.


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