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Police conduct dispersal operation in Sham Shui Po
Attention duty announcers, radio and TV stations:

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

     At around 10pm today (August 24), protestors gathered and set up barricades on Yen Chow Street, Sham Shui Po, paralysing traffic. Some violent protestors had arguments and scuffles with others.

     Having given repeated warnings to the protestors in vain, Police officers will soon conduct a dispersal operation.

     Residents of the area are advised to stay tuned to the latest situation and if necessary, keep their windows shut and stay indoors.

     The report room services of the Sham Shui Po Police Station are temporarily suspended. In case of emergency, please dial 999.
Ends/Saturday, August 24, 2019
Issued at HKT 22:45
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