Held for poisoning
A man has been detained for allegedly poisoning a colleague, Shanghai police said yesterday.
Police received a report from a city hospital at 5pm on December 17 that a patient, a 39-year-old man surnamed Lin, was likely to have been poisoned.
After investigation, police said that suspicions fell on a 39-year-old man surnamed Xu, one of Lin’s colleagues.
Xu has been detained, and an investigation is ongoing.