China News Service, Kunming, January 22 (Hu Yuanhang and Li Jiaxian) The Wuhua District People’s Government of Kunming City reported on the evening of the 22nd that the hostage-taking incident that occurred in the district at about 17:00 that day resulted in 1 death and 7 injuries, and criminal suspects. Has been killed.

  According to reports, at 17:00 on the 22nd, a man took a hostage after wounding 7 people with a knife at the gate of the Experimental High School Affiliated to Yunnan Normal University, Dongfeng West Road, Huashan Street, Wuhua District, Kunming City.

The picture shows the suspect was shot dead by the police and the hostage rescued.

Photo by Liu Ranyang

  After receiving the police, the Wuhua Branch of the Kunming Public Security Bureau quickly mobilized police and rushed to the scene to deal with the suspects. The Kunming Public Security Bureau mobilized relevant forces to support the scene.

At about 18:40, the special police on the scene shot and killed the suspect and rescued the hostages safely.

  After investigation, the suspect Wang Xia was from Kunming (male, 56 years old). His criminal behavior has caused 7 people to be injured to varying degrees and 1 person died after rescue.

The injured have been sent to the doctor for immediate treatment.

  At present, related work such as treatment of the wounded, case investigation, and family reassurance is underway.