Dead body found floating near Central Pier No.5


9th May 2021 – (Hong Kong) A man was found floating near the Central Pier No.5 at 12.20pm this afternoon (9th), a passerby immediately called the police. The fireboat and the marine boat were dispatched to search around the scene, and divers jumped into the water and rescued a man. However, after inspection, it was confirmed that the victim was dead.

His body was transported back to the shore to be sent to the mortuary. His identity and the cause of the incident remains to be investigated.