Police to conduct dispersal operation soon

Attention duty announcers, radio and TV stations:

Please broadcast the following message as soon as possible and repeat it at suitable intervals:

     A large number of protestors currently (July 27) gathered in Nam Pin Wai, Yuen Long, holding iron poles, self-made shields and even removing fences from roads. Furthermore, some protestors surrounded and vandalised a Police vehicle, causing danger to the life of the Police officers onboard.

     In face of the deteriorating situation, Police will soon embark on a dispersal operation from the west towards the east. Police appeal to members of the public to mind their own safety, leave the area in the direction of the MTR Yuen Long Station and avoid travelling to Yuen Long area.

Ends/Saturday, July 27, 2019
Issued at HKT 17:38