Never-before-seen photographs present “Duck sauce Killer” Glenn Hirsch grappling with Chinese meals supply man Zhiwen Yan exterior his Queens restaurant — simply months earlier than allegedly gunning him down.
The pictures present Yan preventing with Hirsch because the deranged suspect — who killed himself last month — tried to wreck the automotive of Great Wall restaurant proprietor Ken Yang in December.
“He stated, ‘I’ve a gun, I’ve a gun,’” Yang recalled Hirsch telling Yan. “‘I’ll keep in mind you.’ He stated that.”
The incident is a part of a repeated sample of harassment Yang says Hirsch unleashed on the eatery earlier than Yan’s murder in April.
Hirsch, 51, was accused of fatally capturing the 49-year-old supply man as a result of he had a vendetta in opposition to the eatery over duck sauce.
He claimed that he was shorted on the condiment in a pick-up order final yr, Yang advised The Post on Tuesday.
“He slash[ed] my tire and the supply man noticed him,” Yang stated. “He ran away and all of us collectively go exterior to catch him as a result of [his face] was coated, so we take an image. He needed to go inside his automotive.”
Yang stated the incident befell on Dec. 16 exterior the Queens Boulevard restaurant.
According to a police report filed with the 112th Precinct, Yang reported that shortly earlier than 10 p.m. that evening, Hirsch was seen “scratching [the] driver’s aspect of [the] automobile with a knife,” and took off in his Lexus after workers confronted him.
It was simply certainly one of a number of troubling encounters, together with one incident in January when Yang stated the disgruntled buyer confirmed up with a gun.
Hirsch was later charged with capturing Yan dead on April 30 after he dropped off an order and was heading again to work on his scooter.
He was launched on $500,000 bail, however took his personal life final month, abandoning a rambling suicide note proclaiming his innocence and calling the case in opposition to him “a textbook case of sloppy police work.”
Yang, nonetheless, maintains the newly launched pictures show that Hirsch had a beef with the restaurant and acted on it, regardless of his earlier claims on the contrary.