Police launch intensive manhunt after unidentified assailant attacks man with cutter knife in To Kwa Wan

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3, Anhui Street

11th December 2023 – (Hong Kong) A male individual was brutally assaulted by an unidentified assailant wielding a cutter knife in To Kwa Wan. As the suspect remains at large, law enforcement authorities have intensified their efforts in pursuit of the assailant. The incident occurred at approximately 7pm today when the victim reported the attack to the police.

According to the victim’s account, the assault took place just opposite 3 Anhui Street. The assailant, who remains unknown to the victim, brandished a cutter knife during the attack, resulting in severe injuries to the victim’s right hand and face. Promptly responding to the distress call, emergency personnel arrived at the scene and swiftly transported the injured individual to Queen Elizabeth Hospital for medical treatment. Meanwhile, law enforcement officials have initiated a thorough investigation to determine the motive behind the attack.

Eyewitnesses at the scene reported that the assailant appeared to exhibit signs of mental instability, causing heightened concern among the police officers present. To ensure public safety, the police force deployed officers equipped with shields to conduct a large-scale search operation in the vicinity of Anhui Street and near by area where the incident occurred. They have also issued a cautionary advisory to residents in the area, urging them to remain vigilant.