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Sep 06, 2018 08:27 PM
BUSINESS & TECH

JD.com Founder Attended Boozy Dinner on Night of Alleged Rape, Caixin Told

Richard Liu, founder and CEO of JD.com Inc., prepares to deliver goods for customers in Beijing to celebrate the anniversary of the founding of the company, in June 2014. Photo: VCG
Richard Liu, founder and CEO of JD.com Inc., prepares to deliver goods for customers in Beijing to celebrate the anniversary of the founding of the company, in June 2014. Photo: VCG

JD.com Inc. founder and CEO Liu Qiangdong attended a boozy dinner at a Japanese restaurant the night he is alleged to have committed rape, sources told Caixin.

The Chinese billionaire, who also goes by Richard Liu, was taken into custody by police in Minneapolis, Minnesota, on Aug. 31 at about 11:30 p.m. local time and released without bail the next day at around 4 p.m., police said.

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