10 suspected triad members held over blast

PUBLISHED : Friday, 15 June, 2007, 12:00am
UPDATED : Friday, 15 June, 2007, 12:00am

Police arrested 10 suspected members of the Wo Shing Wo triad yesterday in connection with the explosion of a liquefied petroleum gas cylinder at the front door of a businessman's house in Luk Mei Tsuen, Sai Kung, on Tuesday. The arrests were made at about 6am in raids on houses in Ho Chung New Village, off Hiram's Highway, about 500 metres from the targeted house. Officers also seized a small quantity of the illegal drug Ice. The arrested men, aged between 21 and 47, were being held for questioning last night.