A Yale Student Is Killed. An M.I.T. Student Is Wanted for Questioning.
At the time, Ms. Perry was a senior at MIT, studying biological engineering, according to Kimberly Allen, a school spokesperson.
At that period, Mr. Pan, a person of interest, was a doctoral student in MIT’s Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science. Ms. Allen said that she enrolled in September 2014, months after completing her bachelor’s degree at the school. He is also a researcher in the school’s computer science and artificial intelligence laboratory.
Ms. Perry said that she and Mr. Jiang spent Saturday together. According to the New Haven Independent, he went to his apartment on ice fishing and cooking.
Shortly after the murder, police officers in North Haven “came into contact” with Mr. Pan, which put him on the officers’ radar, Chief Reyes said. At the time, North Haven police did not know about the murder. Chief Reyes did not provide further details, and North Haven police did not respond to a request for comment.
Authorities said they did not believe Malden, Mass. K Mr. Pan, was still in Connecticut. He was last seen at a Best Western hotel in North Haven, Conn., About eight miles northeast of the shooting site.
Authorities searched Mr. Pan’s home on Monday and a spokesman for the Massachusetts State Police said it was not found there. On Thursday, investigators in Connecticut were searching for evidence near an auto body shop on the same street as Arby’s and Best Western.
The Marshall Service stated that it is believed that Mr. Pan is in Duluth, Ga., Two suburbs of Atlanta. Or Brookvane, Ga. I was staying with friends or family. When he was last seen, he was “carrying a black bag and acting weird,” Marshals said.