(Minghui.org) Today's news from China includes incidents of persecution that took place in 10 cities or counties in 8 provinces. According to this report, 62 Falun Gong practitioners were subjected to mistreatment during their detention, and at least 7 practitioners were illegally arrested.
Ms. Liu Ying from Changchun City was arrested at the Dehui Train Station on her way to visit her father on May 7, 2014. Her home was ransacked shortly after.
Ms. Cai Yufang from the Xuhui District was arrested by officers from the Tianping Police Station a few day ago. The officers broke her arm and beat her when she was arrested. Her current whereabouts are unknown.
Ms. Jiang, retired from the No. 143 Plant, and her family members went to greet a practitioner who was being released from a drug rehabilitation center on the morning of April 29, 2014. She was arrested by two undercover police officers. Her whereabouts remain unknown.
Mr. Wang Jingzhou, over 60, is a former deputy principal of the Dayan Township Central School. He was arrested by officers from the Dazhou City State Security Division a month ago for telling others about Falun Gong. He was taken to a brainwashing center.
Mr. Li Chao was extorted 280 yuan and threatened by 610 Office officer Li Lei for playing Falun Dafa songs on the road, and was told not to play them again.
Eight police vehicles rushed to Fuzhi Village, Lequn Township on the morning of May 8, 2014. The police broke into and ransacked several practitioners' homes. The officers took four satellite dishes, which the villagers used for watching NTDTV programs. Also taken were two cases of Falun Dafa books and two portraits of Falun Gong's founder from Ms. Li Yueping's home. Ms. Li's husband was taken by the police but released the same day. One practitioner's daughter had just given birth ten days before, but the police simply ignored the mother and baby and violently ransacked the place.
Ms. Yang Suhui, Ms. Xiao Fangmei, and Ms. Xiao Qiuwen were arrested and taken to the Nankeng Town Police Station on the morning of May 2, 2014. The police ransacked their homes that night. The three practitioners were taken to the Pingxiang City Detention Center on the afternoon of May 3, 2014. Ms. Xiao Fangmei and Ms. Xiao Qiuwen were found to suffer from high blood pressure upon examination. The police asked their families to take them home that night. Ms. Yang is being held in the Pingxiang City Detention Center.
Parties involved in persecuting them:Tang Jianguo (唐建国), chief, Pingxiang City Police Department: +86-799-6776192Peng Xiaoyun (彭晓云), Domestic Security Division: +86-799-6776785Wu (邬), director, Pingxiang City Detention Center: +86-13907994875
The following is an incomplete list of practitioners, who are being held in the Jilin Prison: Mr. Fang Huanzhang, Mr. Bai Ye, Mr. Ma Guohong, Mr. Wang Yancai, Mr. Sun Qian, Mr. Tan Qiucheng, Mr. Zhang Xingcai, Mr. Shen Baogui, Mr. Zhang Wangjun, Mr. Shi Wenzhuo, Mr. Ao Yongjie, Mr. Shen Quanhui, Mr. Li Dehai, Mr. Liu Weiming, Mr. Li Longji, Mr. Li Huaiming, Mr. Zhang Wen, Mr. Chen Hongxiang, Mr. Liu Haixiao, Mr. Zhu Dexiang, Mr. Qu Gui, Mr. Ma Desheng, Mr. Wang Xiaoyu, Mr. Yuan Junfeng, Mr. Lu Shulin, Mr. Wang Jian, Mr. Xin Shiwen, Mr. Li Guangshi, Mr. Liu Zhaofu, Mr. Liu Yuhai, Mr. Liu Yuhe, Mr. Chang Shi, Mr. Song Shengnan, Mr. Wang Xiaoguang, Mr. Sun Changjun, Mr. Ye Songchang, Mr. Xie Guichen, Mr. Yun Qingbin, Mr. Yang Weihua, Mr. Li Futian, Mr. Ding Jingwen, Mr. Cai Limin, Mr. Wu Huaihong, Mr. Yang Hongbiao, Mr. Xiu Jixue, and Mr. Li Wei.
Ms. Bai Jie, about 70, from the Tiexi District, and elderly Ms. Zhang have been missing since they went out to talk to others about Falun Gong on May 9, 2014.
Ms. Zhang Jixiu was taken to the Fengxian Detention Center on May 9, 2014.
Several practitioners were harassed by officers and personnel from the Longlin County 610 Office, the Domestic Security Division, police stations, and local communities since February. Some went to practitioners' homes or workplaces to harass them. Some threatened practitioners over the phone. Practitioners harassed include Mr. Luo Liwang, Ms. Chen Huaxiu, Ms. Ni Erzhen, Ms. Jiao Xiaojuan, Mr. Huang Shengneng, Ms. Wang Wenfen, Ms. Huang Cailan, among others.
Parties involved in persecuting them:Luo Zhongsheng (罗忠胜), secretary, Political and Legal Affairs Committee: +86-13907761258, +86-13207765088, +86-776-8208210, +86-13517564467Wei Xing (魏星), chief, Longlin County Police Department: +86-776-8207269, +86-13207768333, +86-18807863003