Friday, February 17, 2017

Chen Shuizong Xiamen China Arson Bus Fire


7 June 2013 killed: 47 injured: 34 motive: unhappy with his life terrorist: no  Chen Shuizong Xiamen China Arson Bus Fire  a mass murder-suicide attack occurred on a bus in Xiamen, a mass murder-suicide attack occurred on a bus in Xiamen, Fujian province, China. A bus operating for the Xiamen BRT caught fire and exploded on an elevated lane near the Jinshan stop; 47 people died and 34 were injured. The fire broke out in the rear end of the bus and once it had spread to the fuel tank, the bus exploded. The fire was extinguished at around 6:50 pm CST (10:50 UTC), twenty minutes after the bus caught fire during the evening rush hour. Despite the bus running on diesel, investigators found traces of gasoline in the fire. This, and the fact that the oil tank and tires were intact in the wreckage, led investigators to believe the fire may have been deliberately lit.  Police identified suspect as Chen Shuizong who left a suicide note in his home alleging he was unhappy with his life and had decided to light the fire to vent his anger at police officials who refused to correct an error in his identity documents and was denied social security benefits. No evidence points to a terrorist motive. Similar attacks Chengdu bus fire Daegu subway fire  Xinyang bus fire

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Chen Shuizong | Murderpedia, the encyclopedia of murderers  Characteristics: Murder-suicide - According to a suicide note, Chen was ... on an elevated lane near theJinshan stop; 47 people died and 34 were injured. Fire. Shen Shuizong | Photos | Murderpedia, the encyclopedia of murderers 
Photos of Chen Shuizong the arsonist who started a fire in a bus in eastern China's ... The bus caught fire between the Jinshan and Caitang BRT stations about ...

Xiamen bus fire - Wikipedia Perpetrator, Chen Shuizong (deceased). On 7 June 2013, a mass murder-suicide attack occurred on a bus in Xiamen, Fujian province, China. A bus operating for the Xiamen BRT caught fire and exploded on an elevated lane near the Jinshan stop; 47 people died and 34 were injured.

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On 7 June 2013, a mass murder-suicide attack occurred on a bus in Xiamen, ... caught fire and exploded on an elevated bus lane near the Jinshan bus stop; ...