A Chinese woman was shot dead in a robbery in Vientiane, Laos, earlier this month. Police are investigating the incident. Please click through on the report below to read of several other recent attacks on Chinese nationals in Laos.
From Radio Free Asia –
Lao Police Investigate Killing of Chinese National in Vientiane
Lee-Yen Tin, the 45-year-old manager of the Sang Chieng Chinese trade center in the capital’s Sikhottabong district, died during the apparent robbery that turned deadly on the T2 road, also known as Asean Road, said a person close to Tin who requested anonymity.
A witness said a man and a woman pulled up on a motorbike, confronted the couple with a gun, and demanded her handbag around 9:25 p.m., according to a Vientiane Times report.
When she refused, the woman on the bike shot her in the back, killing her instantly as the bullet passed through her chest, the report said.
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