CHINA: MAN SENTENCED TO DEATH OVER KINDERGARTEN KNIFE ATTACK
September 14, 2020:
A court in south China's Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region on 8 September 2020 handed down the death penalty to a man over a kindergarten knife attack. (Sources: Xinhua, 09/09/2020)
The man, named Li Xiaowen, was given capital punishment after being convicted of homicide, according to the Intermediate People's Court of Wuzhou City.
On 4 June this year, Li, a school security worker, injured dozens of people, including children, in a knife attack at the kindergarten affiliated to the central school of Wangfu Township in Cangwu County, according to the court.