Chinese twins held for killing six of family

Oct 09, 2012, 14:02 IST | Agencies

Twin Chinese brothers have been accused of murdering six members of a family, including a six-year-old kid.

Twin brothers have been detained allegedly for killing a family of six in northeast China's Heilongjiang province, police said today.

The brothers are suspected of killing six people belonging to three generations, including a six-year-old child, reports said.


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They were captured Sunday and Monday, after villagers found the bodies of the victims on October 6.

Motives for the murders were not yet known.  

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