Mr. Liu Wensheng was a school teacher at Lingbei Township Elementary School in Lingyuan City, Liaoning Province. He started practicing Falun Gong in 1998 and his body became very healthy afterwards. Since July 20, 1999, Lingbei Township Police Station has persecuted him on numerous occasions. He was arrested and tortured many times. His home was also ransacked. In September 2001, he was forced to leave home to avoid further persecution. While going from place to place, he suffered tremendous hardships. As a result, he passed away on October 18, 2003, at the age of 41.