Internet cafe blasts criminal case
Updated: 2006-05-07 08:36
Investigation has ascertained the fatal Internet cafe blasts that occurred
Friday night in this capital city of east China's Anhui Province as a criminal
case, with the two killed identified, local police said Saturday.
Debris is seen at the
site of an internet cafe explosion which left two people dead in Hefei,
central China's Anhui province May 5, 2006. Police were investigating the
cause of explosions at two Internet cafes in the city which left at least
two people dead and four injured. [Xinhua]
According to a press conference held Saturday by the city's public security
bureau, the explosions took place at 9:36 p.m. and 9:54 p.m. Friday inside Haoyu
and Juxing Internet cafes on the Meiling Avenue in Hefei, killing two people and
injured four others.
The bureau said the dead were two young men aged 25 and 23 respectively. The
former was a local worker, and the latter was from Bengbu City, Anhui, and
worked for Juxing Internet cafe.
The case is being further investigated.