Eliyas Aregahegne Wiki
Eliyas Aregahegne a man from Northwest D.C., was “arrested and charged with first-degree murder while armed.” the suspect accused in the random stabbing of a Washington D.C. dog walker who was interning in the city, described himself as a once-promising college student and scholarship winner. Eliyas Aregahegne Wiki from Rover app
Golly Gee. Why would this fine Ethiopian college student Eliyas Aregahegne murder this young intern Margery Magill by stabbing her on a Washington DC street at random? What could the motive be? pic.twitter.com/XJ3za2Ii3T
— Carmine Sabia (@CarmineSabia) August 29, 2019
Who was stabbed by Eliyas Aregahegne
Margery Magill was a 27 year old woman interning in DC for the summer. She was out walking a dog she was caring for around 9pm in NW DC when fatally stabbed to death “in an apparent random attack.” Suspect has been apprehended. RIP https://t.co/taIPgbCP4R
— Saagar Enjeti (@esaagar) August 28, 2019
A 27-year-old woman Margery Magill was fatally stabbed while walking a dog in Washington, DC, in what police say was a random attack. Margery Magill, a California native who was interning the capital for the summer, suffered multiple stab wounds and bled out on the sidewalk just before 9 pm on Tuesday Police say 24-year-old Eliyas Aregahegne randomly targeted Magill as she was walking a dog for a family who hired her through the Rover app. Eliyas Aregahegne Biography
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Heart-wrenching story here. D. C. stabbing victim Margery Magill killed walking dog in apparent random attack. The city, sadly,has seen quite a few of these fatal #random attacks. “Help me,” witnesses heard her cry out. https://t.co/MZzw4XwOFG
— Keith L. Alexander (@keithlalexander) August 29, 2019
Magill recently graduated from the University of California’s Davis campus and was in DC working as an intern while dogsitting for Rover on the side.
‘It’s absolutely tragic. I still can’t wrap my head around it,’ the victim’s sister, Raeann Magill, told NBC4.
‘You know, out walking a dog and to be attacked like that. How can anyone even fathom that? I mean, it’s truly tragic and I even think to myself, why her?’
The family said Magill had a passion for animals and loved to travel.
She also loved living in DC, according to her sister.
1. Police Found Margery Magill Unconscious From Stab Wounds
They described it as a “fatal stabbing” that occurred on August 27, 2019.
Eliyas Aregahegne In a news release, the Metropolitan Police Department wrote that an arrest was made in the homicide that occurred in the 400 blocks of Irving Street Northwest.
At about 8:49 p.m., police responded to the location for a “report of an unconscious person.” Upon arrival, they “located an adult female victim suffering from multiple stab wounds. DC Fire and Emergency Medical Services responded to the scene and transported the victim to an area hospital. After all life-saving efforts failed, the victim was pronounced dead.”
The Washington Post described how a couple in the area heard cries of “Oh, no!” and “Help me!” and found Magill “lying on her back, bloodied, her eyeglasses on the sidewalk.” The dog she was walking was nearby, howling.
The motive is unclear, but police told the Post they can’t find any link between the suspect and victim. They also don’t think sexual assault or robbery were involved, The Post reported.
On Social Media, Eliyas Aregahegne Described Himself as a Former Student at the University of Wisconsin-Madiso
Eliyas Aregahegne wrote on Facebook that he was single, lived in Washington D.C., and was a “POSSE Scholar UW-Madison.” He also wrote that he was from Washington D.C. On Instagram, Aregahegne wrote, “18 y/o, Aries. Ethiopian. UW-Madison Class of 2017.
“Our records indicate he was enrolled at UW for one semester, in fall 2013,” Meredith McGlone, director of News and Media Relations for the University of Wisconsin-Madison
Aregahegne posted photos of him wearing a Wisconsin sweatshirt and of a Wisconsin Badgers game, writing with the latter picture, “1/3 of the city of Madison was at this football game. #madcity #badger.”
In 2016, he shared a link to an online IQ test and wrote, “Hey guys check out my iq score!!” The actual score wasn’t clear from his page. “Hey man, we know how smart you are. 😉 that’s awesome!!” a woman wrote.
Aregahegne responded, “is there any way to leverage this kind of thing?” Another friend responded, “work hard?” In 2015, he indicated that he was having a “quarter-life crisis.” He described himself on Facebook as being “Free Spirit, I feel like being someone unchanging in an ever-changing and dynamic world best describes me.”
He shared a video of people praising President Obama’s Affordable Care Act.
Margery Magill Wrote That Returning to D.C. Was ‘My Latest Adventure’
“I’m an experienced communicator and writer with a demonstrated work history in startup, nonprofit, and international organizations. Skilled in program management, workshop facilitation, social media marketing, event planning, and youth development. Strong passion to work in food security and women empowerment with a Master of Arts in International Relations and a Bachelor of Science in International Agricultural Development.”
She wrote that she was currently “Program Coordinator – Thomas R. Pickering Foreign Affairs Fellowship” in Washington D.C., saying her duties were to “Manage and advise 90 graduate-level students during a two-year intensive professional development fellowship preparing students to enter the Foreign Service with the U.S. Department of State upon graduation.”
Magill had a bachelor of science degree in International Agricultural Development from the University of California, Davis. She also had a master’s degree from the University of Westminster and interned at the Jane Goodall Institute.
Fast Facts You Must Need To Know
- Margery Magill, 27, was fatally stabbed in Washington, DC, on Tuesday night
- Police say 24-year-old Eliyas Aregahegne randomly targeted Magill as she was walking a dog for a family who hired her through the Rover app
- Aregahegne was arrested and charged with first-degree murder while armed
- Neighbors heard Magill scream and ran outside to find her lying on the sidewalk
- The victim from Yuba City, California, was interning in DC for the summer
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