Chen Anjin

August 10, 1978
Heng County, People's Republic of China

Cause of death Suicide
Attack information
Date August 10, 1978
9:20 p.m.
Location(s) Heng County, People's Republic of China
Killed 9
Injured 67
Weapon(s) Four hand grenades

Chen Anjin (Chinese: 陈安进) was a Chinese who killed nine people and wounded 67 others, 16 of them seriously, when detonating four hand grenades during a film screening in the stadium at the Xijin power plant (西津电厂) in Heng County, People's Republic of China on August 10, 1978.

Chen, the former head of the plant's armed forces, was dissatisfied after being transferred from his job and stole the hand grenades from the armed forces depot with the intent to retaliate. The explosion, which occurred at 9:20 p.m., also killed himself.[1][2][3]


  1. 广西通志公安志,
  2. 广西壮族自治区地方志编纂委员会: 广西通志: 公安志; 广西人民出版社, 2002. (p. 969)
  3. 广西西津电厂陈安进爆炸案, (December 10, 2016)

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