Sibling dispute at Queen Elizabeth Hospital following mother’s death, youngest brother assaulted

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5th March 2024 – (Hong Kong) A female patient at Queen Elizabeth Hospital passed away earlier in the morning. At approximately 7.58am today, her three sons, upon receiving the distressing news, hastened to the hospital. A dispute over family matters escalated among the siblings, resulting in the two elder brothers assaulting their youngest brother, causing injury to his left eye.

Hospital staff intervened to halt the altercation and contacted law enforcement for assistance. They also provided medical aid to dress the wounds of the injured brother. Upon arrival, officers delved into the incident’s details and learned that the victim had chosen not to press charges against his elder siblings. Consequently, no arrests were made, and the police later vacated the premises.