LAWYER ROBBED OF PHONE IN BRICK ATTACK

PUBLISHED : Wednesday, 22 January, 2003, 12:00am
UPDATED : Wednesday, 22 January, 2003, 12:00am
 

A lawyer was bludgeoned and robbed of a mobile phone by three men in Western, the latest of a series of head-bashing robberies. Figures show the number of such robberies jumped from 85 in 2001 to 145 last year. The victim, 51, was attacked with a brick by the suspected illegal immigrants after leaving his Pokfulam Road apartment.


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