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Murder in Mong Kok
     Police are investigating a murder case in Mong Kok in which a 12-year-old girl died.

     At about 9.10pm yesterday (December 17), Police received a report of dispute in a cubicle of a building on 1182 Canton Road. Police officers reached the scene and located a woman in uncooperative manner. Officers then forcibly entered the cubicle and found some sections of human body inside the bathroom.

     After initial investigation, Police suspected that the deceased was a 12-year-old girl. Her 37-year-old mother was arrested for murder. The arrestee is being detained for further enquiries.

     Post-mortem examinations will be conducted later to ascertain the cause of death of the deceased.

     Investigation by the District Crime Squad of Mong Kok District is underway.
Ends/Monday, December 18, 2017
Issued at HKT 10:24
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