Couple assaulted by another man after returning to restaurant to search for lost wallet


23rd May 2019 – (Hong Kong) A couple had supper at a local restaurant at 123-125, Hip Wo Street, Kwun Tong during midnight yesterday. After leaving the premises, the man realised that he left his wallet behind and they returned to the restaurant to search for it.

While they were searching for the wallet, another male customer who was eating at the table which they occupied earlier felt agitated. He started to swear at the two. The argument turned ugly when the male customer assaulted the couple with a stool and glass. The staff failed to restrain them and called the police for help.

The 36 year old man and his 26 year old girlfriend sustained head injuries. Meanwhile, police arrested the 49 year old male customer for assault.