Rioters place nails on roads and endanger traffic safety

Attention duty announcers, radio and TV stations:

Please broadcast the following message as soon as possible and repeat it at suitable intervals:
     Since around 5.30am today (May 27), rioters have blocked roads with rubbish in an attempt to paralyse traffic. The affected areas include:

- Tseung Kwan O: Po Lam Road (Kowloon bound) and Tsui Lam Road outside Tseung Kwan O Village
- Hung Hom: Nails were found on Wuhu Street

     Such disturbances have posed a grave threat to road safety. Police warn the rioters to stop all unlawful acts or they will be arrested. Officers are clearing various affected locations to facilitate re-opening as soon as possible. Members of the public are urged to budget sufficient travelling time and pay attention to the latest traffic arrangement.

Ends/Wednesday, May 27, 2020
Issued at HKT 7:51