Zhao Zhiyong, a court official from Shijiazhuang in Hebei province, has been arrested in connection with an armed robbery in 1997. Photo: Handout Zhao Zhiyong, a court official from Shijiazhuang in Hebei province, has been arrested in connection with an armed robbery in 1997. Photo: Handout
Zhao Zhiyong, a court official from Shijiazhuang in Hebei province, has been arrested in connection with an armed robbery in 1997. Photo: Handout

Chinese police arrest court official, three others for 1997 armed robbery that left woman dead

  • ‘New technology’ provides breakthrough in cold case in which gang escaped with US$114,000 after fatally shooting an account executive and injuring two security guards
  • Court official Zhao Zhiyong, who was a serving soldier at the time of the crime, among those detained

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Zhao Zhiyong, a court official from Shijiazhuang in Hebei province, has been arrested in connection with an armed robbery in 1997. Photo: Handout Zhao Zhiyong, a court official from Shijiazhuang in Hebei province, has been arrested in connection with an armed robbery in 1997. Photo: Handout
Zhao Zhiyong, a court official from Shijiazhuang in Hebei province, has been arrested in connection with an armed robbery in 1997. Photo: Handout
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