Xan Korman Wiki – Xan Korman Biography
A report and his family said that Xan Korman is a popular Butler University student reported to have died on Thursday, August 19th, after he was wounded in a drive-by shooting in Maryland over the weekend. He was a photographer and photo editor at the Butler’s student newspaper. Police are investigating the incident, but it is believed he was caught in a crossfire.
Xan Korman Posted a Heartbreaking Post on Message
His mother, Carolyn Korman, announced Korman in a heartbreaking Facebook post confirming that he was caught in a crossfire even though not much information is known about the incident.
“It is with a very broken heart that we tell you that we said our final goodbyes to Xan this afternoon,” Carolyn wrote. “He fought as long as he could and the medical team tried every possible intervention. Xan was caught in the crossfire by simply being in the wrong place at the wrong time.”
Xan’s death stunned the school community with a much-paying tribute to their comrade.
Butler’s men’s Assistant basketball coach Omar Lowery wrote on Twitter, “Devastating news of a life taken by senseless violence. Xan Korman was a young man whose incredible talent captured time for our team, my family and so many others.”
Really sad news out of the DMV. Xan Korman has passed away. He had been fighting for 4 days after a tragic incident on Sunday night. I got to know Xan well over the last 3 years. Had some great conversations. We had a lot in common. Was just with him at Peach Jam. @Xanshotyou RIP pic.twitter.com/XdDTzun2C6
— Capitol Hoops (@CapitolHoops) August 20, 2021
Two days before, a special education teacher, Denise Huguelet, 67, was killed on Tuesday, August 17th, after being caught in a crossfire. The incident took place on an expressway on Chicago’s South Side. Huguelet was shot around 10 PM on the Dan Ryan Expressway and was later declared dead after being rushed to a local hospital. You can read more about her here.