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Hostage drama in China

Police successfully rescued a construction worker taken hostage by a person who was being pursued for stealing a mountain bike.

January 9, 2014. Police successfully rescued the hostage and detained the suspect after a four-hour standoff. The suspect had a construction worker taken hostage with a knife, after being chased by police for stealing a mountain bike, local media reported. Picture taken January 9, 2014. REUTERS/Stringer (CHINA - Tags: CRIME LAW) CHINA OUT. NO COMMERCIAL OR EDITORIAL SALES IN CHINA

(2nd L, partially obscured) in Kunming, capital of China's southwest Yunnan province, January 9, 2014. Police successfully rescued the hostage and detained the suspect after a four-hour standoff. The suspect had a construction worker taken hostage with a knife, after being chased by police for stealing a mountain bike, local media reported. Picture taken January 9, 2014. REUTERS/Stringer (CHINA - Tags: CRIME LAW) CHINA OUT. NO COMMERCIAL OR EDITORIAL SALES IN CHINA