54 year old woman caught stealing clothes from shop in Causeway Bay


31st May 2019 – (Hong Kong) At around 6pm yesterday, a security guard saw a 54 year old woman stealing clothes from a shop located at 78-82, Percival Street, Causeway Bay. He immediately approached her to intercept. The woman attempted to flee after being caught by surprise. He then called the police before pursuing her on foot. Plain clothes police officers and passerby who were nearby helped to manhandle her and she was finally arrested.

The woman stole a total of HK$1,000 worth of clothing. She was struggling to resist arrest but police officers managed to take her back to the police station for further investigation.