Former Director of Court Committed Suicide While in Custody

Chongqing Municipal Government confirmed that Wu Xiaoqing, former member of Chongqing Municipal Higher People’s Court Judicial Committee (deputy departmental level), dean of Chongqing Judges Education College hanged himself and died in the detention center.

Wu Xiaoqing has obtained 3,575,000 yuan, 100,000 Hong Kong dollars in bribery crime, and further 5.18 million yuan could not explain the legitimate origin. He left a suicide note, chose the nap time to avoid the surveillance video and hanged himself by using pant rope.

Two guards have been put under investigation.