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Guangxi hit by deadly series of parcel bombs

Published 3:20 AM ET, Thu October 1, 2015
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A damaged building is seen a day after a series of blasts in Liucheng county, Liuzhou, in southern China's Guangxi province on October 1, 2015. STR/Getty
Police investigators inspect the area after a blast. The People's Daily, a national newspaper, said a man paid couriers to deliver the letter bombs across Liucheng. STR/Getty
A 33-year-old man from Liucheng Tai Po town has been named as a suspect, Xinhua reported. Authorities ruled out a terrorist attack. STR/Getty
An injured man is given treatment at a hospital. STR/Getty
Damaged windows, debris and shattered glass are seen in a room that was hit by the explosion. STR/Getty
The first explosion occurred around 3:50 p.m. Wednesday.
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There were also explosions at locations including a shopping mall, prison, hospital, public service dormitories and vegetable market, Xinhua reported. STR/GETTY