Man murdered his parents – then killed 17 more people to cover up the crime
A ‘socially awkward’ Chinese gambler killed his parents after they refused to pay his debts – then killed 17 more people to cover up his crimes, local media reported.
Police arrested 7-year-old Yang Qingpei in Kunming – and said that his youngest victim is three years old, and his oldest 72.
The ‘socially awkward’ gambler confessed to police – and local media reported that he had killed his parents ‘in a rage’ after they refused to honour gambling debts.
Mass killings are rare in China and the incident dominated discussion on social media platforms.
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