Facts about the Recent Kidnapping and Persecution of Falun Dafa Practitioners in Chongzhou City, Sichuan Province
(Clearwisdom.net) On February 19, 2003, Ms. Gou Zhongxiu was illegally arrested by police while she was distributing materials about the truth of Falun Gong in Jiezi County, Chongzhou City. After forcing her to return home the police searched and ransacked her house. She is being held at Chongzhou City Detention Center and no one from her family has been allowed to visit her.
Chongzhou City police kidnapped Ms. Zhang Yingfang after suddenly searching and ransacking her house at 11 pm in mid-March 2003. Her family doesn't know where she is currently being held.
Also in mid-March, Ms. Du Yuqing and Ms. Luo Junfang were apprehended by the police while they were hanging up Dafa posters on the street. They were held at the Chongzhou City Detention Center. They were transferred to the Gongbaofu Detention Center in Chongzhou City. Both of their houses have been searched and ransacked by the police and their families haven't been allowed to visit them.
Ms. Guo Yufang was arrested by the police and held at the Chongzhou City Detention Center in the middle of March. She is being held at the Gongbaofu Detention Center in Chongzhou City.
The Liaojia County police from Chongzhou City caught Ms. Ji Huifen on March 10th. Her whereabouts are currently unknown.
The Liaojia police in Chongzhou City took Ms. Jia Chunrong from her home at the beginning of March. Her house was illegally searched and ransacked and no one knows her current whereabouts.
The Chongzhou City police detained Ms. Wang Huifen at the beginning of March. Her current status is unknown.
The police at Guansheng County Police Station in Chongzhou City arrested Ms. Su Yuying at the beginning of March. She was held at Chongzhou City Detention Center. She was then transferred to Gongbaofu Detention Center in Chongzhou City.
Practitioner Gong was arrested by the police of Chongzhou City in his home in the middle of March and was held at Chongzhou City Detention Center. No one knows his current whereabouts.
Practitioner Zhang was arrested by the police in Wenjiang while distributing truth clarifying Dafa materials at the beginning of March. He is being illegally held at the Chongzhou City Detention Center.
Over ten Falun Dafa practitioners are being illegally held in solitary confinement at Gongbaofu Detention Center in Chongzhou City. Their families are not allowed to visit them and further details of their condition are unknown.
Ms. Zhu Yuhua was strung up for three days in Gongbaofu Detention Center in Chongzhou City because the police in Chongyang City found Dafa's truth material in her bag during a search of her house at 11 pm in the beginning of March. The police also confiscated 9000 Yuan RMB (average annual income is about 6,000 Chinese Yuan per person in urban areas) from her home. The police only wrote a receipt for the confiscated funds after her family went to the Police Station asking repeatedly for the return of the money. After being tortured until she was unconscious, Zhu Yuhua was released and taken to the hospital.
Original article date: 04/10/2003