Intoxicated man in Tsim Sha Tsui arrested for assaulting police officer


13th February 2024 – (Hong Kong) At 8pm yesterday, a man identified as Mr. Fung (39 years old) reported being assaulted by another individual in TSt. The incident took place opposite 81 Chatham Road South. Upon receiving the report, authorities swiftly arrived at the scene and encountered Mr. Lam (44 years old), who appeared to be under the influence of alcohol. However, the situation took a sudden turn when Mr. Lam became agitated and allegedly physically assaulted a male law enforcement officer. Consequently, Mr. Lam was apprehended on suspicion of assaulting a law enforcement officer. The victim of the assault sustained injuries to his face and limbs and was subsequently transported to Queen Elizabeth Hospital for medical attention via an ambulance. Mr. Fung, after undergoing examination, declined to be taken to the hospital.