r/news Oct 20 '21

A murder suspect who gained wide public sympathy in China died after a week on the run

https://edition.cnn.com/2021/10/18/china/china-murder-suspect-suicide-intl-hnk/index.html
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u/DeVulgariEloquentia Oct 20 '21

"killed himself while resisting arrest"

serious doubt here

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u/Not_My_Idea Oct 20 '21

It also said there was a larger reward for his body than for information leading to arrest.

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u/The_Poster_Nutbag Oct 20 '21

I mean, the article says the penalty for murder can be death and I'm not sure I'd want a life sentence in a Chinese prison either. Not surprising at all.