Haruka Weiser


Age: 18

first-year theater and dance student at the University of Texas at Austin who disappeared on April 4 after leaving the campus's drama building while she was returning to her dorm from a dance class, in which investigators released surveillance videos of the suspect later identified as 17-year-old homeless runaway Meechaiel Criner lurking near the school stadium with a woman's bicycle and the crime became the first on-campus homicide investigation since 1966 when a student gunman killed 14 people and wounded 32 others from the UT Tower.

Cause of Death: Homicide

Born: June 20, 1997

Died: April 4, 2016

Austin, Texas