Female victim foils robbery attempt at Chik Tak Lane in Tai Wai, suspect apprehended and hospitalised

Chik Tak Lane

22nd September 2023 – (Hong Kong) At 12.23pm today, a female pedestrian was confronted by a male thief while passing by Chik Tak Lane in Tai Wai. The victim immediately cried out for help, prompting nearby individuals to come to her aid. Together, they successfully subdued the would-be robber. Authorities were alerted to the scene and swiftly apprehended the suspect. The thief claimed to have sustained injuries and was subsequently transported to the hospital for medical treatment. Throughout the investigation process, the female victim actively cooperated, providing valuable information regarding the sequence of events.