Wang Lijun case connected to businessman who fled?

The following post by veteran investigative reporter and CMP fellow Yang Haipeng (杨海鹏) was deleted from Sina Weibo sometime after 7am Hong Kong time today, Febuary 10, 2012. Yang Haipeng currently has more than 169,000 followers on Weibo. [More on deleted posts at the WeiboScope Search, by the Journalism and Media Studies Centre].

It is said that this cataclysm in Chongqing has to do with a wealthy and influential businessman, Li Junyi (李俊亦), who fled [the country]. Li had [a fortune of] several billion in assets, all taken [seized?], and before he was taken [arrested] he fled on a plane from Chengdu. After this, when Li was overseas, he informed about some secrets (阴事) concerning the anti-vice [campaign in Chongqing]. Some inside stories about Chongqing have also been put in the hands of senior leaders. Li has connections with the Chengdu military district and is an above-board businessman (合法商人).

Yang Haipeng’s original Chinese-language post follows:

据说,此次重庆骤变,与一个落跑富豪李俊亦有关。李拥有数十亿资产,均被充没,在抓捕前,从成都坐飞机逃亡。后,李氏在海外举报打黑阴事,一些重庆内情也为高层掌握。李与成都军区有关,合法商人

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