Extortionists bash hawker

PUBLISHED : Sunday, 14 July, 2002, 12:00am
UPDATED : Sunday, 14 July, 2002, 12:00am

A hawker needed hospital treatment for head injuries yesterday after being beaten for refusing to pay extortion money for his business in Kwai Chung. Police said the hawker, 28, was approached by about 10 men dressed in black with dyed hair while attending his stall under a flyover in Kwai Foo Road.