13 Feb '18, 4am

Kidnapped son reunited with biological mother after 26 years

BEIJING (CHINA DAILY/ASIA NEWS NETWORK) - Twenty-seven-year-old Liu Jinxin recently discovered that the woman he thought to be his mother had confessed to abducting him from a family she used to work for as a nanny. The former nanny, Madam He Xiaoping, 48, from Nanchong, Sichuan province, admitted the kidnapping to local authorities in August last year (2017). But last week, when Mr Liu met his biological mother in Chongqing - after a DNA tests verified their relationship - it brought confusion along with the expected joy. Three years after they had reported their son missing, his biological mother and father found a boy in Henan province during a police crackdown on child abduction. According to the DNA test provided by Henan High People's Court at the time, the boy was confirmed to be their missing son. Now, a new DNA test provided by Chongqing police states that the "so...

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