In view of Zhangs long-term domestic violence, in April 2019, the police issued a domestic violence warning to Zhang, informing him that the assault on Han constituted domestic violence and prohibited him from continuing to carry out such acts as beating, otherwise the public security organ would investigate his legal responsibility according to law. But before long, Han suffered domestic violence again.
In early September 2019, Han filed for divorce for the second time. But has not yet opened a court session, Zhang is convenient to kill his wife Han on the 26th of the month. After identification, a total of 26 wounds were found in Hans body, and his mother was also beaten to cause frontal bone fracture and concussion.
A lawyer for Hans family said that during their marriage, Zhang repeatedly committed domestic violence against Han, including 6 times of police records and 2 times of being summoned by the police.
The case was tried in June 2020, but no judgment was delivered in court due to the complexity of the case. On July 24, the Nanjing Intermediate Court sentenced the defendant Zhang to death immediately for intentional homicide and intentional injury.