Transcript for College Student Stabbed to Death on Cornell University Campus
Now to a search for answers after a murder on Cornell university's ivy league campus. A student from a nearby college stabbed to death. His family says because a young woman was bumped into at a party. ABC's gio Benitez is on the scene there in ivanka, new ythaca, New York. Amy, good morning. Police at Cornell say you can see in surveillance video that other students were recording that fight. But none of them have come forward. 19-year-old Anthony Nazaire, a sophomore worked hard to escape the inner city streets but his life was cut short after an altercation on the campus of one of the most elite schools in America. Cops launching a massive manhunt for possible suspects. It all began when Nazaire a sophomore at ithaca college went to a party at nearby Cornell university. His friend shared this video with us. Showing that share dancing with fellow partygoers shortly before his murder. Now this morning Nazaire's sister is sharing heartbreaking new details. His friend bumped the girl by accident. He apologized. The both of them apologized. Even my brother apapologized and he didn't bump the girl. They seen it was going to escalate to more than it was supposed to be. Be advised I have two patients. Patient number one unresponsive, stabbed in the upper left quadrant of the chest. Go ahead and send a helicopter. We've had a lot of videos that have been submitted by folks that were in the area. That video has helped us put some of the pieces of the puss the together but not everyone quite yet. ? Reporter: As the ithaca community mourns Nazaire's family is left grief stricken with so many questions. I don't understand how someone could just take someone's life away like that. Reporter: And overnight that share's family attorney releasing a statement saying this, the family wants the person responsible for his death to be apprehended and held accountable with a sentence of life in prison. Amy. All right. We hope they certainly get that justice. Thank you so much, gio.
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