Guard charged over shotgun blast at mall

PUBLISHED : Wednesday, 06 October, 2010, 12:00am
UPDATED : Wednesday, 06 October, 2010, 12:00am

A security guard was charged with a count of shooting with intent to do grievous bodily harm yesterday and will appear at Eastern Court today. The Guardforce employee, 36, was arrested after allegedly firing his shotgun into the ceiling of the Style House mall in Causeway Bay during a struggle with a colleague while on cash escort duty on Sunday night. The colleague, 40, was arrested for common assault and had been released on police bail.