City Briefs

PUBLISHED : Wednesday, 23 August, 2006, 12:00am
UPDATED : Wednesday, 23 August, 2006, 12:00am

Boy slashes his hand


A 16-year-old boy cut his hand after he was caught stealing his mother's Octopus card at home in Ap Lei Chau. The teenager became emotional and injured himself with a knife after his mother, 46, made the discovery in the family's unit in Shum Wan Towers at about 2.40am.