Yale grad student Kevin Jiang laid to rest in State Veterans Cemetery by National Guard


MIDDLETOWN, Conn. (WTNH)– The Connecticut National Guard laid to rest one of their own on Tuesday.

Second Lieutenant Kevin Jiang was killed in New Haven on Saturday, Feb. 6. He was a Yale graduate student studying environmental science.

Related: Police investigating death of Yale grad student, Army veteran shot days before his 27th birthday as homicide

Jiang was buried at the State Veterans Cemetery in Middletown.

Police are still searching for a person of interest in Jiang’s death. MIT graduate student Qinxuan Pan was reportedly last seen in Georgia.

Related: MA man wanted for questioning in connection to killing of Yale grad student may be in GA; U.S. Marshals offering $5k reward

The U.S. Marshals are offering a $5,000 reward for information leading to his location.

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