A 25-year-old man stabbed his parents to death while they slept before going to an internet cafe and playing computer games. The villager from Yanshi, Henan province, claims that his parents had repeatedly pressured him to get married. He confessed to killing his parents on September 30 after their bodies were found on October 8.
In the days following the stabbing, the man returned to the internet cafe and slept there.
It was only when his 80-year-old grandfather reported a pungent smell coming from the house, that police found the couple’s bodies on October 8. Police located the bodies which were highly decomposed with wounds to their heads and chests.
After the bodies were found, the man confessed to killing his parents. He allegedly told police that they had been pressuring him to get married.