This post was edited by Lillian92 at 2013-12-19 10:45|
A pair of young lover, Wang Jiangyong andXiaojing, decided to die for love together because their relationship metopposition from the girl’s family.
On December 9, they boiled pesticide withhot pot and ate them, but nothing happened. Two days later, they decided tostab each other to death. Wang stabbed Xiaojing and also got stabbed, and he said he fell intounconscious after that. But Wang woke up later and found he was only slightly injured, while Xiaojing had already died. So he turned on the gas in order to die.
On December 14, residents told the policethat an excessive amount of gas was coming out of Wang’s house. Xiaojing’srelatives also arrived at the scene. Wang was rescued.
After investigation, the police found noevidence that the two tried to poison themselves. However, other evidence pointedto the fact that the two lovers did intended to commit suicide and die forlove. Xiaojing did not struggle before death, which possibly indicated that shewas willing to die.
The court believed that Wang has committedintentional homicide, but since he did it because of emotional problem, and didnot commit it in a ruthless way, he was sentenced to 13 years in prison and paya compensation of over 30,000 yuan. Wang regretted his behavior and his familyhad got 200,000 yuan of compensation for the girl’s family.
How do you see their behavior?