Last week, police in China found the24-year-old alive and well, having spent the last decade living and playing ininternet cafes.
The South China Morning Post and Star Online reported that the woman had run away whenshe was 14 after an argument with her parents. Since then, she's been playingthe video game "CrossFire" and spending her days living, playing, andsleeping in internet cafes, the Star Online reported.
Police found the woman using a fake IDcard during a routine check of an internet cafe. Once they took her to thestation, she confessed that she had run away and had been living on handoutsfrom other cafe users, occasionally picking up a cashier job to make some extramoney.
Integrity 1 hour ago
"She told the police that she had beenbrought up by her grandparents."
Since most of the rest of this article was lifted verbatim from the source atStar Online, how strange they decided to leave this detail out.
Bill Moody 35 minutes ago
ROFL, I was going to come here to make ajoke about her playing World of Warcraft for 10 years, only to read that sheactually WAS playing video games... too funny (to me anyways).
dott 19minutes ago
Wow, I know that the web can be addicting,but that's ridiculous.
Mark 16minutes ago
I don't want to live on this planetanymore...
Edward Faust 49 minutes ago
Chinese, Thai, Korean Japanese, Indiananywhere in the far east people can be unbelivably stubborn but more so inChina than anywhere is why they are so stupid and poor.
Paul L 36minutes ago
Such strong young lady. I am glad it hasturned out well for her.