JetBlue affords household of slain Burger King worker free flights to Puerto Rico for her funeral


JetBlue has supplied to fly the household of slain Burger King worker Kristal Bayron-Nieves to their native Puerto Rico without spending a dime, to allow them to maintain her funeral there.

“The murder of Kristal Bayron-Nieves was an evil act, but one that called our city to conscience,” Mayor Eric Adams stated in a press release Saturday.

“The outpouring of love and support from all corners of our city has been genuinely heartwarming, and we thank JetBlue for providing free flights for family to hold her funeral in Puerto Rico. We are committed to giving her family the resources they need as they and our entire city grieves the loss of such a promising young woman.”

The younger lady, who had simply began working at a Manhattan Burger King — and already needed off the late shift as a result of she was so scared — was fatally shot within the abdomen over $100 early Sunday, cops stated.

Winston Glynn, 30, — who beforehand labored on the identical eatery — was arrested Friday and hit with first-degree homicide and theft costs.

Kristal Bayron-NievesKristal Bayron-Nieves was killed throughout a theft at an East Harlem Burger King. G.N.Miller/NYPostWinston GlynnWinston Glynn is charged with first-degree homicide and theft.Robert Miller

In video launched by police, the gunman is seen carrying all black with a black masks as he seems to order Bayron-Nieves to the register to get money.

Bayron-Nieves handed over $100 however the suspect shot and killed her anyway, her mom advised The Post.

A viewing and wake for Bayron-Nieves will happen at Manhattan Funeral Services, 300 East 104th St. on Tuesday, from 2 p.m. to 7 p.m. Her physique will then be taken to Puerto Rico for burial.

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