26th November 2023 – (Hong Kong) At 2.02am today, a group of approximately 20 men engaged in a heated altercation outside a bar located at 37 D’Aguilar Street in Central’s renowned entertainment district, Lan Kwai Fong. The dispute is believed to have stemmed from a disagreement over eye contact, prompting the confrontation to escalate. The confrontation eventually spilt over to a nearby Lok Hing Lane Sitting-out Area, involving around ten individuals of Indian descent who launched an attack on three foreign men aged between 19 and 25.
Law enforcement officers swiftly responded to the incident after receiving a distress call. Upon arrival, they discovered that the three victims had sustained injuries to their heads and mouths. The assailants had already fled the scene, and subsequent efforts to locate them in the vicinity proved unsuccessful. Following a thorough investigation, authorities have categorised the case as an “assault causing bodily harm.” The injured individuals were promptly transported to a medical facility for necessary treatment by ambulance.