The Beijing News reported on June 25 that the Xiaodian Branch of the Taiyuan Public Security Bureau reported the incident of “many people beating the elderly”, saying that all 6 people involved were arrested, 3 of them were under criminal detention, and the remaining 3 were under review and investigation.

Currently, the injured are hospitalized and are not life-threatening.

The following is the full text of the police report:

  According to upstream news reports, on June 24, a video of several young people beating up elderly people in the street in Taiyuan attracted attention.

The reporter saw from relevant videos that on a narrow street, many young people chased and beat the old man. After beating the old man with a wine bottle, they pushed the old man to the ground.