Duo charged with murder and attempted murder

     Police today (March 17) charged two men aged 18 and 19 jointly with one count of murder and one count of attempted murder. The case will be heard in Tuen Mun Magistrates' Courts in their absence tomorrow (March 18).

     The men were arrested in suspected connection with a murder and wounding case at a unit in Wang Toi Shan Shan Tsuen, Pat Heung yesterday (March 16) in which a 50-year-old man was killed and his 39-year-old wife was seriously injured. The 19-year-old arrestee was also found injured.

     Post-mortem examination will be conducted on the deceased to ascertain the cause of death.

     Active investigations by District Crime Squad of Yuen Long are underway.

Police Report No. 274

Ends/Sunday, March 17, 2013
Issued at HKT 21:35