48-year-old man arrested for assaulting 45-year-old prostitute, 3 teeth lost


18th January 2022 – (Hong Kong) At 9:54 this morning, a prostitute (45 years old) located at 41, Mut Wah Street in Kowloon Tong reported to police that she had a dispute with a client over payment for sexual services provided, during which she was beaten by the other party. She lost 3 teeth as a result and the client fled the scene.

The female victim then retrieved the three lost teeth and she was sent to the hospital by ambulance for treatment. The police arrived at the scene to investigate and seized a Mainland Travel Permit  belonging to the suspect.

After investigation by the police, a man surnamed Lee (48 years old) was arrested on suspicion of assault causing actual bodily harm. He was detained for investigation and the case was handed over to the Kwun Tong Police District Criminal Investigation Team for follow-up. According to the sources, the client involved in the case visited the prostitute last night. When he left this morning, the woman asked for a price of HK$4,000, but the man thought it was unreasonable and refused to pay.