事件, 发生在附近 9:40 上午, 原为 “unprovoked and the victim does not appear to have any interaction with the subject,” NYPD Commissioner Keechant Sewell said Saturday.
Go had recently traveled to the Maldives with friends to celebrate her birthday and the New Year, according to her family.
“Michelle had a love of life, loved her family, and loved to meet and work with people,” 家庭声明说.
“She made and kept up with countless friends from grade school to college to graduate school and at her workplaces. Her friends would tell us that Michelle was smart, 有趣的, big hearted and a real role model. Michelle loved to travel the world to meet new people and different cultures.”
Aside from her work with the financial services firm, Go volunteered for more than 10 years with the New York Junior League to help at-risk communities.
“The NYJL is greatly saddened to learn of the death of Michelle Go under such senseless and tragic circumstances,” Dayna Barlow Cassidy, president of the nonprofit, 在声明中说.
“With a focus on strengthening family units, she served many women and children within our New York community, helping them enrich their lives through education on nutrition,” 声明说.
“Michelle will be missed by many friends. We call upon the city’s leadership to urgently address the lack of mental health and other supports for underserved communities.”
Cassidy said her volunteer work included helping the homeless.
“She clearly had a very strong passion for working one-on-one with these populations in need,” said Cassidy, according to CNN affiliate WABC.
“She was a very compassionate soul who wanted to be rewarded by that direct impact and directly working with those individuals and watching them evolve over time.”
Martial has a criminal background and three “emotionally disturbed encounters,” NYPD Assistant Chief Jason Wilcox said. Minutes before the suspect allegedly pushed Go onto the tracks, he had approached another woman who later told police she felt like she was going to be pushed and walked away, Wilcox said.
Go was born on December 29, 1981, in Berkeley, 加利福尼亚州, according to her family’s statement. She grew up with her parents, Justin and Marjorie Go, and brother Jefferey in Fremont, 加利福尼亚州.
在 1998, Go graduated from American High School in Fremont, where she was an Honor Society member and a cheerleader.
After graduating from UCLA with a degree in economics in 2002, Go worked for Ferguson Plumbing Supply in Pasadena as a customer service and sales representative, 根据声明.
在 2010, Go got an MB A from New York University’s Stern School of Business. She worked at Barclays Capital before joining Deloitte, 根据声明.
At the vigil Tuesday night, coworker Kimberly Garnett remembered Go as kind and generous.
Garnett said Go always encouraged people to go and do things that matter, to contribute to a cause and to “like what you do and to have fun.”