Thom Tillis: Man accused in triple murder avoided deportation under Obama policy

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. — A man accused in the homicides of a former “America’s Next Top Model” contestant and two others was connected to President Barack Obama’s policy, according to two senators.

WSOC reported that Sen. Thom Tillis, of North Carolina, and Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley, of Iowa, released what they said is evidence that shows Emmanuel Jesus Rangel-Hernandez avoided deportation through Obama’s Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals policy.

Rangel-Hernandez was charged with first-degree murder in February 2015 for the deaths of Jonathan Alvarado, Jusmar Isiah Gonzaga-Garcia and Mirjana Puhar, a former “America’s Top Model” contestant.

Puhar appeared on “America’s Next Top Model” Cycle 21, the most recent season of the popular reality TV show hosted by supermodel Tyra Banks.