Known in the UK’s tabloid media as the ‘body in a suitcase’ killer, gambler Ming Jiang was sentenced to life imprisonment by a judge that is british Tuesday. Jiang murdered his high-rolling friend Yiang Lui fall that is last order to assume their identity and steal his money to further fund their very own gambling play.
Ex-Lufthansa flight attendant Ming Jiang, left, savagely 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, final October, before stuffing their torso in to a suitcase, which then set on fire.
Judge John Potter described the previous 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 nice man that is young … cunning for your very own selfish want to feed your gambling practices,’ stated Potter. ‘You befriended this man and moved in the same social groups as him.
‘You were given unique 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 created an agenda which was chilling and which was a murder committed by you for personal gain.’