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  1. Arms dealer pleads guilty

    Posted Jan 23rd 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Loretta Fong A businessman yesterday pleaded guilty in District Court to two counts of arms dealing without a licence for shipping 2,493 stun guns via Hong Kong to Andorra. He Honglu, 42, who owns a trading firm, admitted he shipped the guns in July 2008 from Shenzhen to Hong Kong, then had FedEx ship them to the small country between Spain and France. FedEx returned the cargo ...

  2. 'Armed' banker spared jail

    Posted Oct 07th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Austin Chiu austin.chiu@scmp.com A senior banker who tried to leave the city with a gun via the airport was spared a jail term yesterday because of a psychological disorder that led to his obsession with firearms. Yan Shen, 43, head of the North Asia inst ...

  3. Tourist mugged by robbers armed with golf clubs

    Posted May 11th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Clifford Lo An Indian tourist was beaten with golf clubs and robbed of hand luggage containing HK$100,000 in cash during an attack by four men in Tsim Sha Tsui. The victim, 48, arrived in Hong Kong yesterday and took a bus from Chek Lap Kok airport to Tsi ...

  4. Arms cache find prompts warning

    Posted Apr 17th 2011, 12:00am

    ... John Carney and Martin Wong Hong Kong's security chief warned that laws on the possession and use of firearms and ammunition may need to be tightened after police found an arms cache ... cleaning a rifle. He is in a serious condition in Princess Margaret Hospital. He was arrested last night. A 59-year-old woman was also arrested for possession of arms and ammunition without ...

  5. 4 of 5 men on arms charge released on bail

    Posted Jun 12th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Maggie Ng Four of the five men charged after police raided a Sham Shui Po cafe last Saturday were granted bail in Kowloon City Court yesterday. A semi-automatic pistol and seven rounds of ammunition were seized in the raid. Tsang Chi-wai, 47, Danny Yip Ko ...

  6. Armed robbery at warehouse

    Posted Feb 13th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Cheung Chi-fai Police are investigating a robbery in which scrap metal worth more than HK$1.25 million was stolen from a warehouse near a Sheung Shui village. Police said three men armed with a 30cm-long knife broke into the premises in Po Kat Tsai at about 7am and tied up a 30-year-old employee. They also took about HK$1,500 in cash. ...

  7. Nigerians jailed for armed robbery

    Posted Sep 09th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Loretta Fong Two Nigerian men were jailed yesterday after netting nearly US$170,000 in an armed robbery of a firm in Sham Shui Po run by fellow Nigerians. In the Court of First Instance, Oluchukwu Obiagwu, 35, who had pleaded guilty, was sentenced to 10 years' jail. Charles Mbachu, 34, was jailed for 15 years. The robbery took place at XPert Exchange last October. ...

  8. Nigerian accused over US$170,000 armed raid

    Posted Sep 01st 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Yvonne Tsui A Nigerian man appeared in court yesterday charged with netting nearly US$170,000 in an armed robbery of a firm in Sham Shui Po that was run by fellow Nigerians. The Court ... the robbery with a co-culprit who had already pleaded guilty to the offence. She said the pair- armed with a pistol and knives- initially posed as customers to get inside the building, then forced ...

  9. Armed robber who targeted women sent to jail

    Posted Aug 01st 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Yvonne Tsui A man who robbed six women last year was jailed for six years yesterday in the Court of First Instance. Yeung Kin-kong, 46, had pleaded guilty. Deputy High Court Judge Maggie Poon Man-kay sentenced him after his lawyer said he committed the ro ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - CRIME

    Shenzhen woman weeps as she gets two months' jail over parallel trading

    Posted Sep 25th 2012, 12:00am by Stuart Lau, LAI YING-KIG

    ... Stuart Lau stuart.lau@scmp.com Cross-border businesswoman tearfully hears two-month sentence after pleading guilty Shenzhen woman jailed over parallel trading A mainland parallel trader wept as she was sent to jail for two months yesterday after pleading guilty to working in Hong Kong in violation of immigration rules. Zhang Zhuoyan, a 44-year-old Shenzhen resident, ...




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