Wang Guifen

Chinese Name: 王桂芬
Gender: Female
Age: 55
City: Changping Disctrict
Province: Beijing
Date of Death: 2009-06-02
Date of Most Recent Arrest:
Most recent place of detention: Chaofeng'an Brainwashing Center
Case Description:

Ms. Wang Guifen, who was about 55 years old, had practiced Falun Gong since 1995.

Personnel from the 610 Office, along with officers from the Domestic Security Division and the police station, seized her from Changping District in Beijing on April 15, 2009. The captors took her under force to the Chaofeng'an Brainwashing Center and unlawfully detained her there for nearly fifty days. Ms. Wang Guifen was cruelly tortured and died on June 2, 2009.