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Fire at RenRenLe Supermarket on GongYuan Nanlu in Shekou, Shenzhen

on 06/13/2017 - 07:11 pm

A fire broke out today at the RenRenLe Supermarket on GongYuan Nanlu at about 6pm.  

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An employee told us the fire was due to an electric short in a bathroom on the first floor. Another employee added they believe it's also due to recycled materials stored in the bathrooms.

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By 6:50pm employees could be seen entering the RenRenLe. 

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The fire department arrived quickly to put out the fire. By 7pm they were gone. No official announcement has been made as to the cause nor when the supermarket may reopen to customer ...

WARNING: Merbok Floods Shenzhen - City Alert (Photos and Videos)

on 06/13/2017 - 09:31 am

This morning the City of Shenzhen released the following warning about flooding caused by Merbok. Please take care! (Translated via Google Translate):
Shenzhen city warned: public bike bus submerged area, please do not close! May leak! Has been hit! Do not praise! Seeking Forward! Rainy days to avoid close to easy leakage power! Please actively forward and reduce innocent casualties. Emergency reminder rain for drainage, a lot of covers are open, pay attention to the foot of the foot, see the place where the rain hit the whirlpool, detours. We must pay attention to safety when traveling!

These five videos were taken at about 11:30am on the corner of Kangle Lu and HaiChang Jie.


Famous Chinese Soccer Player Visits Shekou Primary School Students

on 06/08/2017 - 07:45 pm

On June 7th, 2017 Bai Jie, a famous Chinese Female Soccer/Football player, made her second visit to Hai Wan Primary School on Hai Chang Street in Shekou this year.
Bai Jie played on various teams since 1997 and has won many awards and received many commendations.  For example, in December of 1997 she was on the winning team at the 11th AFC Women's Asian Cup in Guangzhou. In 1998, she played on the China team which took first place at the Asian Games in Bangkok. In 1999 played on the China national team; which came second place at the 3rd Female World Cup Football Games in the U.S. "The final between the U.S. and China, held on July 10 at the Rose Bowl in Pasaden ...

Stabbed French Hero Speaks Out As He Approaches His Release Date

on 06/02/2017 - 10:12 am

After just about one week in the hospital, John, the man dubbed Shekou's French Hero, was ready to speak out about the stabbing incident that took place on May 23rd. Watch the video below as we met with him on May 30th, the night before his release, to get an account of the event in his own words.

Police Confiscating eBikes near Shui Wan Metro Station Exit D

on 06/02/2017 - 08:48 am

Police are out confiscating eBikes in Shekou again. This time at the Shui Wan Metro Station Exit D). This seems to be becoming a regular occurrence now with reports of checkpoints spotted on a weekly basis.
If you're not sure what kind of bikes the police typically confiscate, click here for a description we published at the time of a similar incident last November.
Aside from this area, other recent check point locations include the Dongjiaotou Metro Station Exit A & D, The Sea World Metro Station, the corner of Hai Chang Street and GongYuan NanLu, and the SouthEastern corner of Sea World on Wanhai Road near the big I Love Shekou structure.
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Overturned Car Blocks Hai Chang Jie at the Same Corner Where Foreigner Stabbed Last Week

on 06/01/2017 - 11:43 pm

An overturned car caused quite the scene on Hai Chang Street Thursday night. The exact time of the incident is still unclear but photos began pouring into us here at ShekouDaily from about 11pm.
A tow truck arrived to the scene at around midnight. As of 12:10am Hai Chang Street is still blocked but they are preparing to leave so the road should be re-opening shortly.

Video Provided by: Barbara, Owner of Miami Bar on Hai Chang Street at Kangle Street.
At about 11:45pm a witness on the scene overhead authorities saying the accident was due to the driver, in the white shirt, speeding and that everyone appeared to be ok.




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[VIDEO] French "Hero" in Stable Condition After Being Stabbed Multiple Times

on 05/24/2017 - 02:35 pm

A 59 year old French man was stabbed multiple times yesterday when he stepped in to help a man that was being attacked by a intoxicated man with a knife in front of a restaurant on Hai Chang Street.

UPDATE: The Nanshan District Police Department released the following announcement regarding this event (translated from the image below):

5:22pm May 23rd 110 received a report that a man with a knife is hurting people on Hai Chang Street. The police arrived and detained the suspect and helped rush the injured to the hospital.
After further investigation the police confirmed the suspect's family name is Zhou. He is a 27 year old male. He began attacking people with a knife after he ...

Attempted Suicide at Nuwa Park near Sea World - Rescue Caught on Video

on 05/22/2017 - 09:15 am

A young lady was rescued from the Nanhai Sea at Nuwa Park near Sea World in Shekou after what witnesses believe was a suicide attempt. Luckily, there were people in the area that saw her jump and came to her rescue. The incident took place at about 8:50am on Monday May 22nd. Kiko of ShekouDaily caught the rescue on video.

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After the rescue people made repeated attempts to speak with her but she didn't respond. She eventually got up, didn't say anything to anyone, grabbed her belongs, walked away and seemed to disappear. People on the scene were attempting to find her as they were worried she might try this again. Eventually Kiko caught up to her ...

BREAKING NEWS: Fire in the Peninsula 2 Apartment Complex in Shekou

on 05/20/2017 - 08:00 pm

UPDATE: at 9pm we received reports that police and fireman have left the scene and everything appears back to normal. Residents have begun entering their home. We have not received any reports of casualties or injuries.
Just before 7pm on May 20, 2017 a fire broke out in the Peninsula 2 Community off Wanghai Road in Shekou. We counted five fire trucks on the scene when we arrived at 7pm. 
Witnesses and residents tell us the fire appeared to be on the fourth floor of Unit 1 of Building 5. We saw as police and firemen were still evacuating people; including children from the building and fireman were containing the fire.
See photos and videos below. 

CAUTION: Hole in Xinghua Road in front of Seaview Gardens

on 05/11/2017 - 04:31 pm

A hole has appeared today on Xinghua Road in front of Seaview Gardens near the Starbucks in Nanhai e-Cool.

No news yet as to what caused this hole that is close to two squares meter in size. 

The hole was cordoned off by the time we arrived; however, no workers were on site to answer any questions.
Please take precautions in the area.