Woman charged with murdering mother

PUBLISHED : Thursday, 07 May, 2009, 12:00am
UPDATED : Thursday, 07 May, 2009, 12:00am

A woman who allegedly bludgeoned her mother, 78, to death at their Kowloon City home on Tuesday has been charged with murder. The mother, surnamed Chui, suffered serious head injuries and was declared dead at the scene. Three bloodied hammers were found nearby. The 49-year-old woman, surnamed Leung, will appear in Kowloon City Court today.