Legislation enforcement sources on Saturday night time confirmed that they’re questioning this man within the ax assault on two younger mothers that left one useless and one other preventing for her life.
Sources would solely verify the primary identify of the person, “Jerry,” as he had not been charged.
He’s 24 years outdated, and was arrested in Manhattan at round three p.m., the sources mentioned.
He has admitted to being on the scene of the homicide, the sources added.
The assault left Savannah Rivera, 20, the pregnant mother of a three-year-old son, useless from near-decapitation.
Rivera’s good friend, Angela Valle, is hospitalized with a number of large lacerations, together with to the again of her head.
The suspect knew each ladies, police have mentioned.
However social media posts present he was relationship Valle as not too long ago as final month.
Valle’s Fb posts from November by way of March have been stuffed with affection for her beau, who she calls “Grim Creepa.”
“My coronary heart,” she referred to as him in a single put up from late December.
Chillingly, simply six weeks in the past, she posted a photograph of him sitting shirtless on a messy mattress.
“My f—ing man doe!!!” she gushed. “Mr. 187 him self,” she added, a reference to Part 187 of the California penal code, the part that encompasses murder. It’s a staple reference in gangsta rap.
“I like you Daddy,” she added.
“I like u my queen,” he responded.
Reached by cellphone by WPIX11 earlier than his arrest, he admitted that he’d suffered a reduce to his hand — and requested their reporter if his girlfriend is “okay.”
Advised she was preventing for her life, he sobbed, the report mentioned.