8 protestors arrested during the violent stand off on 12th June released today due to insufficient evidence


18th June 2019 – (Hong Kong) 7 male and 1 female protestors who were arrested during the violent clashes on 12th June were absorbed of further criminal liabilities after investigations and consultation of legal advice concluded. Police did not have sufficient evidence to charge them.

Police announced yesterday that a total of 15 people were arrested for breach of peace and causing riot. Another 17 protestors were arrested for failure to furnish their identity documents and possession of illegal weapons.