239. WANG YI

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Panname                Wang Shuya

Sex                              Male

Birth date                1973-06-01

Birth place              Santai County, Sichuan Province

Resident place       Chengdu City, Sichuan Province

Education               Graduated from Law School at Sichuan University (1996) 1985

Profession               Writer,  Christian (ICPC member)

Date of arrest          2018-12-09 (detained),  2018-12-18 (arrested)

Organ of arrest       Public Security Bureau of Chengdu City, Sichuan Province

Cause of arrest         Unknown

Charge                         Suspicion of inciting subversion of state power

Date of sentence     not yet

Organ of sentence

Sentence

Defender

Place of jail               Detention Center of Chengdu City, Sichuan Province

Situation in jail       Unknow

Date of release        not yet

Family contact       

Donation to

Case adopted by     ICPC

Current Status        Main investigation
His wife Jiang Rong was also detained for the same charge but released on bail a week later.

References
https://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-china-46588650
https://world.wng.org/2018/12/chinese_police_disrupt_weekend_worship
https://edition.cnn.com/2018/12/15/asia/wang-yi-early-rain-church-intl/index.html
https://www.scmp.com/news/china/politics/article/2177720/protestant-pastor-wang-yi-detained-and-facing-charges-china
https://www.rfa.org/english/news/china/believers-12122018120836.html
https://www.abc.net.au/news/2018-12-11/chinese-police-detain-more-than-100-christians-in-raids/10605648
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wang_Yi_(pastor)