Chinese student detained in Taipei for espionage

Taipei--A Chinese man studying in Taiwan was detained Friday for allegedly trying to gather classified information in violation of Taiwan's National Security Act, officials said.

The man was identified by some local media outlets as Zhou Hongxu (???), who is a student enrolled in National Chengchi University's MBA program.

In addition to information gathering, Zhou also allegedly tried to recruit people in an effort to develop a spying network.

Source: Focus Taiwan News Channel