Kidnapped in 1997 when he was two in entrance of his home in Shandong province, Guo Xinzhen was lastly reunited together with his household, World occasions reported. Two individuals have now been arrested for kidnapping and promoting him.
The police had been capable of determine Guo Gangtang’s son with DNA testing, stated China’s Ministry of Public Safety. “He is fine. God treated me fairly,” Guo advised the media reporters, in keeping with World Occasions.
The Police caught a person, named Hu and a lady, utilizing her final title Tang in North China’s Shanxi Province, the report stated.
In keeping with BBC Information, the accused had been courting on the time of the kidnapping. They captured the kid with the intention of promoting him. Seeing the kid taking part in outdoors Gangtang’s home, Tang took him. Hu and Tang then offered the kid within the neighbouring Henan province, the place he was nonetheless dwelling.
Guo Gangtang has been identified to be actively trying to find his baby for the previous 24 years. As per BBC, he has travelled, on a bike, about 500,000 km and over 20 provinces in China seeking Xinzhen. Gangtang has damaged bones in accidents, been robbed and broken about 10 motorbikes. Carrying his son’s image and banners round, he made it his life’s mission to seek out him.
The difficulty of kid kidnapping has been prevalent for years in China. In keeping with The Atlantic, “The U.S. State Department estimates that every year, around 20,000 children are kidnapped in China.”
Gangtang was part of lacking particular person’s associations in China and, as reported by BBC, had helped greater than seven mother and father find their lacking kids.
On the information of Guo reuniting together with his son, Chinese language social media was flooded with individuals congratulating him. “All sufferings have their reward,” a consumer commented on Sina Weibo, China’s microblogging web site, acknowledged a World Occasions report.