hijacked a bus and went on a rampage in the Fujian city of Longyan on Tuesday has been described by police as being unemployed and as being involved in a dispute with a local official.he man who
Wielding a knife, the 48-year-old man surnamed Qiu had hijacked the bus and then started driving into crowds of pedestrians on the sidewalk. In the end, eight people were left dead and 22 more wounded.
Prior to the hijacking, Qiu had come into conflict with an official from his local neighborhood committee. According to state-run media reports, the two had long been at odds and the conflict occurred while the official was visiting Qiu’s home to check if his father qualified for social benefits.
No more has been said about the motive for Qiu’s crime. He was detained by police following the rampage.