28 Nov '17, 4pm

Chinese youth stuffed in suitcase in gay Italy murder

ROME (AFP) - Italian police were questioning five Chinese minors on Tuesday (Nov 28) on suspicion of murder after a man was apparently suffocated by his teenage ex-boyfriend in a revenge attack. The victim Hu Congliang, 20, is believed to have been dating one of the five in Modena, a city in northern Italy near Prato, where there is a very large Chinese community. When the 17-year-old boyfriend tried to break up with him, Hu allegedly threatened to make public intimate photographs of the minor he had saved on his telephone. "From what we understand so far, the punitive mission was prompted by the photographs," deputy police chief Marcello Castello told the media. "All five say they don't speak Italian, which we don't believe. They are all underage and have been utterly impassive. Just like their parents, who have been completely uncooperative," he said. The 17-year-old is ...

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