Man makes off with HK$22,000 cash from brothel in Sheung Wan

30th June 2019 – (Hong Kong) At around 5pm on 28th June, a bogus man disguised as a customer entered into a brothel on Wing Lok Street in Sheung Wan. He then pushed a 47 year female pimp to the ground and grabbed her by the throat before demanding cash. He then robbed her off HK$14,000 and RMB$7,000 (Around HK$7,950 HKD) before fleeing.

Police received report and rushed to the scene. The local woman at the brothel sustained neck and finger injuries. However, she refused to be admitted to hospital. Police then searched around the area but failed to locate the suspect who was around 30 year old, 1.7m tall, medium built man. He was wearing a brown top, blue pants with a black bag during the crime.

After further investigation, police finally arrested the 35 year old suspect who attempted to leave Hong Kong to go to Macau yesterday afternoon. Police found the stolen cash and some other evidence on his body.