Hawker kneels down and sheds tears when FEHD officers try to arrest him in Sham Shui Po


5th June 2019 – (Hong Kong) At around 5pm today, officers from Food and Environmental Hygiene Department were seen arresting  itinerant hawkers hawking illegally around the areas of Yu Chau Street and Kweilin Street in Sham Shui Po. One of the hawkers knelt down and wept incessantly to appeal for mercy.

Bystander who witnessed the incident pleaded with the officers not to arrest the hawker. Police finally arrived and the man was taken into an ambulance.

Picture and video credit : Passion Times