Murder case in Mong Kok

     Police are investigating a murder case in Mong Kok yesterday (September 25) in which a 60-year-old man died.

     At about 10.36pm last night, Police received a report that some people fought inside a unit on Fife Street. Police officers sped to scene and located a 60-year-old man lying unconsciously on the ground. Sustaining injuries to his chest, he was rushed to Kwong Wah Hospital in unconscious state and was certified dead at 11.22pm.

     After initial investigations, it is believed that the 60-year-old man had a dispute with his 62-year-old brother inside the unit. The 60-year-old man was later attacked by his elder brother with a knife. The knife in suspected connection with the case was seized at scene.

     The 62-year-old man has been arrested for murder and is being detained for further enquiries.

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

     Active investigation by the District Crime Squad of Mong Kok District is underway.

Ends/Thursday, September 26, 2019
Issued at HKT 2:58