Earlier today, a man set off an explosive device outside of the U.S. embassy in Beijing, injuring himself and causing minor damage to cars and such in the street:

Now, notice the guy in the green shirt investigating the aftermath?

Here he is again:

Mr. Green Shirt was later seen by AFP reporter Becky Davis abducting this “bystander” for the crime of sharing video and photos with journalists at the scene:

Now, here comes the abduction. See Mr. Green Shirt?

Green Shirt then claimed that the bystander was his sister and he was taking her home to dad:

Narrator voice: She was not his sister:

Police then threatened Davis’ visa for asking questions:

Davis also reports that the “relative” trick is nothing new when Chinese cops deal with the pesky free press:

Davis confirmed via Twitter that it’s the same guy: