Tai Po

Seaman hurt in boat chase

PUBLISHED : Wednesday, 09 June, 1993, 12:00am
UPDATED : Wednesday, 09 June, 1993, 12:00am

A LOCALLY enlisted seaman in the Royal Navy was injured last night while intercepting suspected smugglers off the Ninepins group of islands.


Two crewmen, aged 22 and 26, on the medium-sized speedboat were arrested. No contraband was found.


The seaman was ferried to Tai Po and taken to the British Military Hospital. His condition was unknown.