3 arrested for April murder of Yan Ying in St. Catharines

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Niagara Regional Police have arrested three people linked to a murder back in April.

On April 12th 32-year-old Yan Jing was shot and killed in the parking lot of Oakridge Public School.

NRP Detectives discovered he was the target of an alleged robbery during a currency exchange.

Police have now arrested and charged three Chinese nationals from the Toronto area.

25-year-old Heng "Allen" Du, a Chinese National, from Richmond Hill, was charged with the following offences: 
 - Accessory After the Fact to Murder contrary to section 240 of the Criminal Code; and 
 - Breach of Probation contrary to section 733.1(1) of the Criminal Code. 

22-year-old Fang "Fionna" Wang, a Chinese National, from Richmond Hill, was charged with the following offence: 
 - First Degree Murder contrary to section 235(1) of the Criminal Code. 

20-year-old Jiapeng "Jimmy" Wu, a Chinese National, from Toronto, was charged with the following offence:
 - First Degree Murder contrary to section 235(1) of the Criminal Code. 

Detectives believe there may be more people involved and ask anyone with information to contact police.