The lawyer for the spouse of the client charged with killing a Queens Chinese language meals supply man over duck sauce claimed his consumer was being “squeezed” for data on her hubby after her arrest for having weapons in her dwelling.
Lawyer Mark Bederow wrote a letter to the Queens District Lawyer’s Workplace complaining concerning the remedy of Dorothy Hirsch — who was charged after eight weapons have been present in her dwelling — and calling her $150,000 bail “astronomical.”
“We’re deeply involved that your workplace is abusing varied provisions of the penal regulation and felony process regulation in hopes of ‘squeezing’ Ms. Hirsch into cooperating towards her husband,” Bederow wrote in a letter to the Queens District Lawyer’s Workplace.
Bederow described the spouse as a registered nurse who voluntarily surrendered to police — two days after her husband Glenn Hirsch was charged within the April 30 taking pictures dying of Zhiwen Yan, a meals supply employee.
He mentioned he wasn’t certain how a lot she put as much as earn her launch.
The couple lived individually partially due to the husband’s identified hoarding and cops discovered eight weapons in a closet at her dwelling that police mentioned was utilized by the husband.
The 2 nonetheless had a relationship regardless of not dwelling collectively, police sources have mentioned.
“The firearms seized from Ms. Hirsch’s residence have been wrapped in sealed plastic baggage which have been saved inside giant bins and huge black, kitchen-style trash baggage,” the letter states. “These bins and rubbish baggage, in flip, have been crammed into one cluttered closet, according to the storage methodology utilized by Glenn Hirsch….”
The Queens District Lawyer’s workplace didn’t instantly return a request for remark.