SRI LANKA: FIVE CHINESE SENTENCED TO DEATH
August 19, 2011: five Chinese nationals were sentenced to death in Sri Lanka, two in absentia, for murdering a fellow Chinese national over a dispute.
Judge Sunil Perera of the Colombo High Court found that restaurant owner Wang Lee, Su Ting, Young Yang, Gwang Lee, and Lie Hulbo murdered Su Lincoln on or around January 24, 2003, in Dehiwela, Colombo. Restaurant owner Wang Lee said she was innocent. (Sources: Daily Mirror, 20/08/2011)