Beijing man stabs 6 to death over property dispute: police

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Posted: Mar 27, 2014 4:28 AM

BEIJING (Reuters) - Police in Beijing said on Thursday that they had arrested a 34-year-old man who stabbed six people to death over a family property dispute.

The incident occurred in Huairou district in the northern part of the capital, Beijing police said on their official microblog.

The suspect has a history of mental illness, police added.

(Reporting by Sui-Lee Wee; Editing by Ben Blanchard)