Chen Pengyi Church Raided; Detainee Zheng Yumei Seriously Ill
10/24/10 China (ChinaAid) – On September 22, 2010, at 4 p.m. local time, a Bible study and training session at Chen Pengyi Church in Wancheng District, Nanyang City, Henan province was raided by local police. An American pastor, a Russian pastor and over 30 attendees, including local co-workers Zhang Tianling, Ma Hanzhong, Yan Baozhong, Kang Jinqun and Ma Wenzhi were detained. Zhang Tianling’s car was also confiscated.
In other news, Christian detainee Zheng Yumei from Tianmiao Town, Yucheng County of Henan has fallen seriously ill, but the Center for Re-education through Labor where she is being held refuses to provide medical treatment for her, and instead demands that her family provide for her medical expenses.