12 customers and person in charge arrested in illegal bar in Yuen Long

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9th December 2022 – (Hong Kong) The Anti-Triad Operation Team of the Yuen Long Police District launched an anti-crime operation at 1am today (9th) according to reports and after in-depth investigations. An unlicensed bar located in an industrial building at 109-111, On Lok Road was raided. 446 cans of beer, 3 bottles of spirits, 5 bottles of red wine, 3 TV sets, and a batch of audio equipment were seized. During the operation, the police officers arrested the man in charge of the bar surnamed Leung (56 years old) on suspicion of “selling alcoholic beverages without a license”, “possessing alcoholic beverages without a license for sale” and violating epidemic prevention regulations. 11 males and a female (aged 17 to 43) were arrested on suspicion of “drinking alcohol in a venue without a liquor licence”, and they have all been detained for investigation.

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