Melon farmer dies from blow to head
An autopsy has found that a melon farmer in Hunan province died from external force during a conflict with urban patrol officers, or chengguan. The external force broke a vessel in the farmer’s brain, Hunan police said. Deng Zhengjia, 56, died after a conflict with officers in Linwu county. Deng’s family and witnesses claimed that officers hit him on the head with a weight.