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Internet bar squatter evicted after 21 days

Following 21 straight days in an Internet bar in Chengdu, Sichuan Province, a homeless man surnamed Wu was evicted on November 6.

Police woke him up at the computer desk where he had been sitting undetected and online continuously since October 16.

Wu, 27, who was able to get online by „accidentally“ decoding the password system, said he was afraid if he turned the power off he would not be able to get the free chance again. Therefore, he essentially camped out at the computer and ate discarded leftover food left by other gamers in order to survive.

News reports did not specify why it took the Internet bar employees and manager 21 days to notice Wu.

Squatting thief turns residence into day spa

A thief was arrested after breaking into a house and indulging in a little self-pampering with a bath and a beauty sleep.

Wang, from Tianjin municipality, came to Kunming, capital of Yunnan province, in May to make a living, but found it difficult to get a job and quickly ran out of money.

When he found an empty house inside in a residential community, he broke in through the window.