Suspect arrested in child killings
A suspect has been arrested and accused of raping and killing children and teenagers, police said. Yao Changfeng was caught on Saturday while attempting to rape an 11-year-old girl in Yuanling county, they said. By comparing his picture with images in a database, they said they discovered he was suspected of killing two children in 2011, and a 15-year-old girl in 2013. Police said they believe that between 2013 and 2017, Yao raped 10 people, three of whom were minors. Yao also confessed to 42 thefts involving more than 17,000 yuan ($2,500), they said.