The man who stabbed and killed two 10-year-old students in Shanghai was senten
ced to death by the Shanghai No 1 Intermediate People’s Court on Thursday.
On the morning of June 28, 2018, Huang Yichuan, a native of Shaoyan
g city, Hunan province, killed two boys near the gate of the Shanghai World Foreign Lan
guage Primary School on Pubei Road in Xuhui district, Shanghai. He also injured another boy and a woman.
The court, which had heard the case on Dec 6, said on Thursday that Hua
ng, who was then 29, committed the crime as he was frustrated by problems at work. He t
raveled to Shanghai on June 6 and bought a kitchen knife at a supermarket on June 12.