"We just heard that Alyssa was visited by her attorney in the "detention center" in Zhenjiang, yesterday. Their Monday," a family member wrote Monday on a GoFundMe Page for Petersen. "She has enough clothing and money for supplies there."
Families and friends of both individuals say that around Sept. 27 or 28, both Harlan and Petersen were detained and accused of “illegally moving people across borders,” according to GoFundMe accounts set up for both individuals.
On any regular day you can find Sherry Wang watching Japanese anime or listening to her favorite pop music. She isn't like any other student though. Sherry traveled halfway around the world to attend BYU-Idaho.
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