Lei Yang’s wife speaks to the media in an undated photo. He was taken into custody by officers on May 7 and died less than an hour later. Photo: Handout Lei Yang’s wife speaks to the media in an undated photo. He was taken into custody by officers on May 7 and died less than an hour later. Photo: Handout
Lei Yang’s wife speaks to the media in an undated photo. He was taken into custody by officers on May 7 and died less than an hour later. Photo: Handout

No charges for five policemen over death of Beijing man while in custody

Plain-clothes officers choked environmental scientist Lei Yang before he died, but their offences were minor, district prosecutors find

Lei Yang’s wife speaks to the media in an undated photo. He was taken into custody by officers on May 7 and died less than an hour later. Photo: Handout Lei Yang’s wife speaks to the media in an undated photo. He was taken into custody by officers on May 7 and died less than an hour later. Photo: Handout
Lei Yang’s wife speaks to the media in an undated photo. He was taken into custody by officers on May 7 and died less than an hour later. Photo: Handout
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