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Suspected killer held incommunicado

SORRY TALE:The suspect’s father said that his son had a history of mental illness, had been unemployed for a long time and relied on his parents for financial support

By Jason Pan  /  Staff reporter

“This kind of random killing shows that Taiwan cannot afford to abolish the death penalty,” association chairwoman Eva Liang (梁毓芳) said. “As Taiwan seldom enforces death sentences now, criminals are not afraid and similar crimes keep happening.

Additional reporting by AFP

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