Staggering new video has captured the second a doomed love triangle erupts in homicide and revenge — at a Bronx site visitors triangle.
The video begins with Lizbeth Mass, 52, being gunned down on the sidewalk — allegedly by her jealous suitor, Jose Everaldo Reyes — throughout her lunch break at her Metropolis Island building web site on Wednesday.
However as horrific as her homicide is — she was shot six occasions in broad daylight at Metropolis Island Avenue and Metropolis Island Street, police say — what occurs subsequent is chilling.
As Mass lay crumpled on the sidewalk, the assassin calmly walks again towards his bicycle, tucking his gun in his waistband, video of the scene obtained by The Put up exhibits.
Seconds later, her boyfriend, recognized by police as Dwayne Walker, allegedly sprang into motion to cease Reyes, 66, from peddling off.
Walker’s Hyundai Sonata blasts into the image from left to proper, ramming into his girlfriend’s alleged assassin, and sending him and his bike flying.
The thrown man struggles to rise to his ft, grabbing onto a “Detour” signal for steadiness.
However seconds later, the Sonata roars again into the image, from proper to left — with out its driver — and it rams the alleged gunman a second time, this time in reverse.
The apparently enraged boyfriend then catches up on foot, pushing Reyes onto the hood of the automobile, and pummelling him repeatedly, the video exhibits.
The beating continues for about 30 seconds till bystanders and officers arrived.
The accused assassin, a handyman who lived alone in a South Bronx basement, typically ate lunch with Mass, however grew enraged after discovering out she was in a relationship, the sufferer’s brother informed The Put up.
“The man lived across the space,” he mentioned of Reyes, “and he was at all times bringing lunch to her, and my sister is a pleasant individual to all people, and he went out to her yesterday, purchased her lunch” once more, Raul Mass mentioned on Thursday.
When Walker, who was courting Mass, additionally stopped by that afternoon, to go to her on her lunch break, Reyes was clearly upset, and left in a huff on his bike, in keeping with Raul.
“I believe he didn’t know she had a boyfriend,” Raul mentioned.
“Watch out with him,” Walker warned the doomed lady earlier than leaving himself. “He’s taking a look at me unusual,’” Raul recounted Walker saying.
Returning on his bike after his rival left, Reyes shot Mass with a gun stolen from a housing cop who retired in 1988, police sources alleged.
Walker was nonetheless close by, and apparently noticed the capturing from his automobile, the Sonata.
Reyes is charged with second-degree homicide, manslaughter, felony use of a firearm and felony possession of a weapon, in keeping with police.
Walker was not charged for attacking the suspected killer.