Four people were injured in a shooting at a park in the eastern part of Hong Kong Island on Tuesday.
A police spokeswoman told Coconuts HK that one female has been arrested. Two men and two women, one with a head injury and another with a shoulder injury, went to the hospital and were conscious.
RTHK reported that police believe all five people involved knew each other.
The shooting left some people rattled, in a city where gun violence is rare.
The shock in #HongKong is palpable after a daytime shooting in a city park leaves 4 injured. A woman arrested, police still working on the weapon and the motive – and on transporting her out of a nearby shopping centre. https://t.co/SfK77gIuHO via @SCMP_News
— Jarrod Watt (@Jay_Watt) June 26, 2018
Journalists with Chief Executive Carrie Lam, who is in Beijing, said that she expressed concern over the shooting, while adding that Hong Kong remains a safe city.
There were three gun deaths in Hong Kong between 2010 and 2013, according to gunpolicy.org.