NYPD officer Yvonne Wu was charged Thursday night time with homicide and tried murder for allegedly shooting her ex-girlfriend and killing the lady’s new lover in a jealous match of rage, police mentioned.
The 31-year-old, five-year veteran of the pressure, snapped on Wednesday night time and allegedly carried out the double capturing at her ex-girlfriend Jenny Li’s Brooklyn home.
Wu, who works on the 72nd Precinct in Sundown Park, was ready for hours on the dwelling till her ex confirmed up at 5 p.m. with a brand new 24-year-old love curiosity, Jamie Liang.
After allegedly blasting each girls with bullets, Wu left the house and confessed to the killings, police and a high-ranking supply mentioned.
Li, 23, was present in a bed room of the house with a gunshot wound to the torso. Liang, shot at the least as soon as to the chest, was found on the lounge flooring, police mentioned.
Each girls have been hospitalized. Liang couldn’t be saved and Li is predicted to get well, authorities mentioned.
The alleged killer cop might have quarreled with Liang within the days main as much as bloodshed, a supply mentioned.
Wu — whose two-year relationship with Li ended three weeks in the past — might have snapped as a result of she was clinging to hope that they’d get again collectively, sources mentioned.
As of late Thursday, Wu remained NYU Langone hospital in Brooklyn, the place she had been present process an analysis.