‘Prince of piano’ Li Yundi reportedly detained on suspicion of soliciting prostitute
Chinese pianist Li Yundi was allegedly detained by Beijing police for soliciting a prostitute, media reported Thursday night.
Chaoyang police wrote on China’s Twitter-like platform Sina Weibo on Thursday that they had recently received reports that someone was engaged in prostitution in a Chaoyang residential area. After investigation, a 29-year-old woman surnamed Chen and a 39-year-old man, surnamed Li, was caught by the police. The two had admitted to the illegal behavior and Chaoyang police placed them under administrative detention in accordance with law.