Drug addict admits hospital ward fire | South China Morning Post
  • Sat
  • Jan 31, 2015
  • Updated: 6:03am

Drug addict admits hospital ward fire

PUBLISHED : Friday, 24 August, 2007, 12:00am
UPDATED : Friday, 24 August, 2007, 12:00am
 

An unemployed drug addict admitted starting a fire in a Kwong Wah Hospital ward after becoming emotional due to withdrawal symptoms, the District Court heard yesterday. Hung Tat-fu, 42, pleaded guilty to arson on July 20. Sentencing was adjourned to September 6, pending psychiatric and psychology reports. An oxygen supply unit and two curtains were set alight.


Share

For unlimited access to:

SCMP.com SCMP Tablet Edition SCMP Mobile Edition 10-year news archive
 
 

 

 
 
 
 
 

Login

SCMP.com Account

or