Wednesday, August 12, 2009

Chinese Cannibalism Hoax

Global Times [China]
12 August 2009

Prison on menu for 'cannibal' rumor bloggers

By Wen Ya

Police in Guangdong Province have arrested four people they allege are behind a grisly cannibalism Internet hoax.

Provincial Public Security Department announced on its website Monday they had tracked down the men behind a blog which posted graphic photos of a corpse being prepared for consumption by “cannibals.”

The sickening website authors also claimed cannibals were responsible for more than 10 missing residents in their town. [...]
Straits Times [Singapore]
12 August 2009
Arrested over cannibal hoax