China police detain man over poisoned cat meat murder
03 January 2012, 13:04
Beijing – Police in southern China say they have detained a man
suspected of murdering a billionaire tycoon over a financial dispute by
poisoning the cat meat hot pot they shared.
Long Liyuan, who made his fortune running a forestry company in
wealthy Guangdong province, died last month after sharing a dinner of
cat meat hot pot – a local delicacy – with two associates at a
On Monday authorities in Yangjiang city, where the incident occurred,
said police had detained one of the two associates, Huang Guang, a
local forestry official, on suspicion of poisoning the meal after a
business deal went sour.
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