Known in the UK’s tabloid media as the ‘body in a suitcase’ killer, gambler Ming Jiang was sentenced to life imprisonment by A british judge on Tuesday. Jiang murdered his high-rolling friend Yiang Lui final fall in purchase to assume their identification and steal his money to further fund his own gambling play.
Ex-Lufthansa flight attendant Ming Jiang, left, brutally dismembered and murdered his friend Yiang Lui, right, to fund his out-of-control gambling habits.
Jiang, 43, killed and dismembered other Chinese national and successful investor that is financial, 36, last October, before stuffing his torso into a suitcase, which he then set burning.
Judge John Potter described the former Lufthansa air steward as ‘highly dangerous,’ informing Jiang that he would likely spend the rest of his life in prison, as he passed a minimum of 33 years before parole can also be considered.
‘You killed a gentle and nice son with … cunning for your very own selfish desire to feed your gambling practices,’ said Potter. ‘You befriended this man and moved in the same social circles as him.
‘You got unique status in some casinos, despite being banned from others for just what is reported as your erratic behavior,’ the judge included at Jiang’s sentencing. ‘ you created a plan which was chilling and which was a murder committed by you for individual gain.’
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