Another Chinese artiste arrested for drug use

Another Chinese artiste arrested for drug use

29 Dec – Chinese singer-rapper Yin Xiangjie has become the latest celebrity to be arrested for drug offenses.

According to ECNS News, on 27 December, the Beijing police revealed that the 45-year-old performer was arrested in a residential community in Chaoyang District last Thursday.

More than ten grams of drugs, including crystal meth, were seized as well on location.

The police claimed that Yin has confessed to illegally possessing and taking drugs, and is currently under criminal detention.

In related news, the producers of CCTV's music show, "Seeking Liu Sanjie" reportedly will edit Yin, who appeared as a guest judge, from the show.

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