Young child found lying on roof of vehicle in Yau Ma Tei, Indonesian mother arrested


27th September 2021 – (Hong Kong) At 10.10am this morning (27th), a passer-by found a young child lying on the roof of a seven-seater car on the lane off No. 16 Man Yuen Street, suspected of falling from the height of the building, but no one was found beside him. The passerby then called the police for help.

After the ambulance arrived, the conscious young child was sent to the hospital for treatment. The police went up the building to look for the family members of the young child, and then found his Indonesian mother on the tenth floor of the building. After investigation, she was arrested on suspicion of “abusing or neglecting the child or young person under her care”.