They say the male student had left the country on an global flight before the victim's body was found.
Haley Anderson, 22, of Westbury, was a student at Binghamton University.
Binghamton Police said there is a known person of interest in the investigation, a male nursing student enrolled at Binghamton University.
The upstate death of a nursing student from Long Island has been declared a homicide, and a manhunt is now underway for a person of interest in the case who is believed to have left the country. Her death was later ruled a homicide. Further details about her death have not yet been released. Neighbors tell News 12 they are heartbroken to hear of Anderson's death.
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Kevin Paredes/Photo Editor Police sit outside 23 Oak St.in the City of Binghamton's West Side on Friday evening. Such calls occur when people can not contact a person for an extended time.
Binghamton University's Facebook page offered a message of sympathy to her loved ones.
Authorities in upstate NY are investigating the death of a Binghamton University nursing student. University officials said there is no threat to public safety.