A disgruntled evictee drove his black Mercedes SUV into official personnel at his property’s demolition site, injuring seven. Xingning Propaganda department said that lawful disposal of illegal properties in the district was being carried out when workers were met with violent opposition from Mr. Yu. Soon after, Yu returned, driving his vehicle into groups of official personnel. Eventually an excavator smashed the SUV’s bonnet, causing Yu to flee, upon which he was beaten to the ground by several workers. Yu as well as two bylaw enforcement officers were hospitalized, whom one netizen described as “hooligans”.