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Goyza Poisoner Caught! Arrested in China for the 2008 tainting of frozen dumblings

Chinese police have arrested a man suspected of poisoning frozen dumplings destined for Japan, in an incident that strained relations between the two countries, state media reported.

Lu Yueting, 36, is suspected of injecting poison into the dumplings while working at a factory in northern China, the official Xinhua news agency reported, citing the security ministry.

Tokyo had been pressing Beijing to investigate the case of the pesticide-tainted frozen dumplings after 10 people fell ill in Japan in January 2008.

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