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Murder and suicide in Yau Ma Tei
     Police are investigating a murder and suicide case in Yau Ma Tei today (September 4) in which a 30-year-old man and his 29-year-old wife died.

     About 6.20am, Police received a report that a man and a woman suspectedly fell from height in a housing estate on Yau Cheung Road, Yau Ma Tei.

     Police officers sped to the scene and found the 30-year-old man and the 29-year-old woman lying unconscious on the podium. Both of them were certified dead at scene.

     Upon initial investigations, Police believed that the man had disputed with his wife in a unit at an earlier time. They were later found fallen from height. There were chop wounds on the woman’s body.

     A knife in suspected connection with the case was seized inside the unit.

     Post-mortem examinations will be conducted later to ascertain the cause of their deaths.

     Active investigations by the District Crime Squad of Yau Tsim District are under way.

     Anyone who witnessed the incident or has any information to offer is urged to contact the investigating officers on 3661 9245.

Ends/Monday, September 4, 2017
Issued at HKT 20:45
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