Ms. Zhang Chengmei Dies in Wancun Forced Labor Camp in Shandong Province
Name: Zhang Chengmei (张成美)
Address: Yeyuan Town, Linqu County, Shandong Province
Date of Death: Around February 3, 2010
Date of Most Recent Arrest: December 8, 2009
Most Recent Place of Detention: Shandong Province Women Forced Labor Camp in Wancun (山东省王村女子劳教所)
City: Linqu County
Province: Shandong Province
Persecution Suffered: Forced labor, home ransacked, detention
(Clearwisdom.net) On the morning of December 8, 2009, staff from the Domestic Security Division of the Linqu County Police Department, and the Yeyuan Town Police Station head broke into Ms. Zhang Chengmei's home and arrested her. They confiscated Falun Dafa books and materials and stole the key to her home. In the afternoon, they ransacked her home again, this time confiscating money found in her drawer. Ms. Zhang was detained at the County Detention Center, sentenced to forced labor before New Year's Day, and taken to the Wangcun Forced Labor Camp. She died around February 3, 2010.
Ms. Zhang's body was forcibly cremated under police control. Her family is suffering in deep sorrow and are reluctant to talk about her death. The cause of her death and how she was mistreated are under investigation.
Xu Wenyuan, director of Linqi County Police Department: 86-536-3456678 (Office), 86-536-3456369 (Home), 86-13963686369 (Cell)
Ma Lianzhi, head of Linqi County 610 Office: 86-536-3116118 (Office), 86-536-3160866 (Home), 86-13806360696 (Cell)
Ma Hongsheng, agent from the Domestic Security Division: 86-536-3217433
Zhou Shanwu, agent from the Domestic Security Division: 86-536-3217433
Written on February 9, 2010