Jimmy Sham and close friend assaulted by two armed men with baseball bat and iron rod (Updated)

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29th August 2019 – (Hong Kong) At 12.50pm today, Jimmy Sham, the convener of Civil Human Rights Front (CHRF) was assaulted by two South Asian men armed with baseball bat and iron rod inside a restaurant on Tak Hing Street in Jordan after speaking to reporters on the 31st August street rally. Jimmy’s left arm was injured after being struck three times . His 44 year old close friend who is also from CHRF also sustained hand injuries while shielding him. Both have been sent to hospital for further treatment.

Police retrieved the CCTV footage and they are currently on the manhunt for the suspects.

Picture source : Jimmy Sham