Man accused of beheading woman to face grand jury

From NBC12 News

BLACKSBURG, VA (NBC12) - The case against a Virginia Tech student accused of beheading a woman is headed to a grand jury.

Haiyang Zhu made a court appearance Friday.

He's charged with first degree murder in the death of 22-year-old Xin Yang.

The attack happened at a coffee shop near the victim's dorm room.

A coffee shop employee and police officer gave gruesome testimony during today's court hearing about the moments after the attack.

That grand jury is set to convene on July 22nd.

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