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