Liu Zhiqiang
Occupation Police student

July 1988
Tangshan, China

Cause of death Suicide
Attack information
Date July 1988
Location(s) Tangshan, China
Killed 6
Weapon(s) Pistol

Liu Zhiqiang was a Chinese police student who killed six people in Tangshan, China in July 1988.

Liu, a police student at the Tangshan police academy, had been reprimanded by his instructor for using a motorcycle without permission. In revenge he shot dead the instructor with a pistol, and also killed another staff member of the academy, as well as four other people, before committing suicide by shooting himself.[1]


  1. Nouvelles breves - Pekin Le Nouvelliste (July 22, 1988) (p. 36)
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