Jasmin Wright is found dead in her West Philadelphia apartment

July 15, 2015

The dead body of 27-year-old Jasmin Wright (BS H&HD, 2011) was found in her West Philadelphia apartment. She had been sexually assaulted and strangled. Wright had just earned her master’s degree from Drexel University’s School of Public Health. Police eventually charged a 56-year-old former building handyman with the murder.