Total loss of properties worth HK$4.4m during break-in at house in Pat Heung

Tse Uk Tsuen

15th May 2022 – (Hong Kong) At 1am today (15th), a man surnamed Wu (34 years old) reported to the police that his residence on Kam Sheung Road in Pat Heung was suspected of being burglarised by the thief breaking the living room window and door, and a large amount of property disappeared.

The police arrived at the scene to investigate after receiving the report. According to preliminary estimate, the lost four watches amounting to about HK$2.5 million, jewellery worth about HK$400,000 and cash of about HK$1.5 million, with a total loss of nearly HK$4.4 million. After a preliminary investigation, the police classified the case as burglary and handed it over to the Yuen Long Police District Criminal Investigation Team for follow-up. No arrests have been made so far.

The owner of the house was not at home at the time.