On May 27, a lady recognized as 23-year-old Jung Yoo-Jung was arrested in Busan’s Geumjeong district of South Korea for allegedly killing and dismembering a lady who was in her 20s. As per Chosun Ilbo’s report, Jung initially mentioned she killed the lady who labored as a tutor throughout an argument. However, it was revealed the crime was dedicated out of “curiosity about murder”.
Korea Times report advised that Jung was obsessive about true crime-related TV reveals and books. The incident came about on May 26.
Jung was fascinated by the idea of homicide after which concealing the physique. To do “research” on the method of concealing the physique after homicide, Jung determined to kill somebody in actuality. During the investigation, Busan Police mentioned that they discovered she used her telephone and borrowed books from a library to get info on the right way to commit the alleged crime.
Jung determined to search out her sufferer by means of a tutor aggregator utility that connects mother and father to non-public tutors. She contacted the sufferer over the telephone, posing because the mom of a ninth-grader who needed to study English. After finalizing the assembly over the decision, she advised the sufferer that her “daughter” would come to her dwelling for a session after two days.
Jung purchased a faculty uniform on-line to verify she regarded like a scholar. She went to the sufferer’s home, the place she allegedly stabbed her to loss of life. In a press release, the police mentioned, “Jung is short, and with the uniform on, the victim probably mistook her for a middle-school student.”
After the homicide, she purchased bleach and trash baggage from a close-by grocery store to eliminate the physique and clear the crime scene. She dismembered the sufferer and positioned a few of her physique elements in a suitcase. Jung then employed a cab to go to the Nakdong River to eliminate the physique elements.
Jung deliberate the entire situation to make it appear like the sufferer has disappeared. She stored her cell phone, ID, and pockets in an try and commit the “perfect crime”. However, the cab driver she employed was suspicious of her actions and knowledgeable the police. During the search, the police discovered bloodstained garments and the remainder of the mutilated physique at Jung’s home.
As per the police, Jung had been planning the homicide for 3 months. Her search-related historical past confirmed she regarded for “murder without a corpse” on-line. Speaking to the media, her grandfather claimed she was finding out to turn out to be a civil servant. “I want to express my sincerest apology to the victim’s family for failing to raise my granddaughter properly,” he mentioned to the media.
After getting arrested for the crime, Jung mentioned she was “sorry” for the sufferer’s household and claimed she was “out of her mind”. Police have referred to as for a psychological take a look at of Jung to find out if she is a psychopath. During a press assembly, the police described Jung as a loner and a recluse who has been unemployed since graduating from highschool 5 years in the past. The matter has been transferred to prosecution for additional investigation and indictment.
The police revealed Jung’s id on June 1. The sufferer’s id was not revealed.