A 25-year-old driver who died after crashing onto a Queens sidewalk, flipping his BMW, had simply been shot within the again, police revealed Tuesday.
Tao Wu was heading west on thirty seventh St. in Flushing in a black 2022 BMW when he hit the sidewalk close to Parsons Blvd. about 9:50 p.m. Sunday. The affect of the crash prompted Wu’s automotive to flip the other way up.
Medics rushed Wu to New York-Presbyterian Hospital Queens, the place he died. Cops have been initilally unaware he had been shot.
However an extra examination on the hospital revealed that Wu had been shot within the higher again and his dying has now been deemed a murder. He was a couple of mile from dwelling when he crashed.
It hasn’t but been decided if Wu died from the gunshot wound or from the wild crash. Investigators imagine he was both inside his automotive or simply exterior the car when he was shot.
Investigators imagine he was the meant goal however haven’t established a motive. Wu has no prison document, police stated.
Cops on Tuesday have been scouring the world searching for surveillance video to assist them decide the place precisely the capturing passed off and discover the killer.
Anybody with info is requested to name Crime Stoppers at (800) 577-TIPS. All calls will likely be saved confidential.