Former football captain robbed of HKD8 mil. in gold bars and cash outside Hung Hom mall

Former Hong Kong football captain Lee Wai-man was robbed of HKD8.2 million in gold bars and foreign currency yesterday evening at a Hung Hom mall. The 43-year-old was at Fortune Metropolis shopping center last night and bought 24 gold bars worth HKD7.5 million, Oriental Daily reports. While he was walking towards the mall’s main exit at about 9pm,

Crime

Woman, 22, raped and robbed under Kwun Tong footbridge, suspect still at large

Police are on the hunt for a man who is suspected of robbing and raping a 22-year-old woman under a pedestrian bridge in Kwun Tong in the early hours of yesterday. According to...

Woman, 22, raped and robbed under Kwun Tong footbridge, suspect still at large

Hong Kong woman who killed ‘noisy’ infant son jailed for eight years

A Hong Kong woman who killed her infant son by violently shaking, pinching and slapping him for crying too noisily has been jailed. Leung Siu-fong, 31, was sentenced to eight...

Hong Kong woman who killed ‘noisy’ infant son jailed for eight years

Ax robbers hit three Hong Kong convenience stores in eight days

A Mong Kok convenience store was robbed by an ax-wielding thief yesterday, in the third robbery of its kind within eight days. At around 3am, a masked man wearing all black...

Ax robbers hit three Hong Kong convenience stores in eight days

Two arrested over 52kg cocaine seized from Fanling parking lot

Two men have been arrested for trafficking dangerous drugs after they were found with 52 kilograms of cocaine, worth HKD43 million, in a parking lot in Fanling. Acting on a tip,...

Two arrested over 52kg cocaine seized from Fanling parking lot

Hong Kong man arrested over 28-year-old girlfriend’s homicide

A 42-year-old man has been arrested over the brutal homicide of his 28-year-old girlfriend. At around 1:44pm yesterday, police received a report from the man, surnamed Hui,...

Hong Kong man arrested over 28-year-old girlfriend’s homicide

Teen stabbing reclassified as attempted murder

The shocking case of an 18-year-old man stabbing his 15-year-old boyfriend in the neck has been reclassified from wounding to attempted murder. In the early hours of today, police...

Teen stabbing reclassified as attempted murder

23-year-old mother who abandoned newborn to play mahjong sentenced to 1 year’s probation

A young mother who confessed to abandoning her newborn son in order to play mahjong was sentenced to 12 months’ probation today. The 23-year-old woman, surnamed Chan,...

23-year-old mother who abandoned newborn to play mahjong sentenced to 1 year’s probation

Former C.E. Donald Tsang sentenced to 20 months in jail for misconduct in public office

Donald Tsang, the bowtie-wearing former Chief Executive of Hong Kong, has been sentenced to 20 months in jail today for misconduct while in public office. During sentencing at the...

Former C.E. Donald Tsang sentenced to 20 months in jail for misconduct in public office

Shenzhen ‘Pangolin Princess’ arrested for diet of scaly anteater

A woman was recently arrested in Shenzhen when a Weibo user ousted her for having a very illegal diet of nationally-protected animals, one of which was a pangolin. A quick brief...

Shenzhen ‘Pangolin Princess’ arrested for diet of scaly anteater