Woman arrested for assault over elderly care turns violent in Un Chau Estate

Un Chau Estate's Un Hei House

19th May 2024 – (Hong Kong) At Un Chau Estate’s Un Hei House, a man was brutally attacked by a woman wielding a knife earlier today at 11.14am. Fortunately, the victim remained conscious and alert despite sustaining injuries. Police officers arrived at the scene and cordoned off the area. Preliminary investigations suggest that the altercation stemmed from a dispute between a middle-aged couple regarding the care of an elderly family member.

According to reports, the woman resorted to violence, inflicting wounds to the man’s head and hands with the knife in her possession. The police promptly apprehended the female suspect on charges of “assault.” Meanwhile, the responsibility of caring for the elderly individual has been entrusted to other family members.