Mainlanders held over lunchtime brawl
Four mainland tourists, aged 28 to 42, were arrested for fighting in a public place after a brawl broke out over lunch seating in a Hung Hom restaurant yesterday. Witnesses said punches were thrown, plates and bowls were sent flying as the three women and one man fought over seats.
Police appeal for help after road death
Police are seeking information about the death of a 56-year-old man in Ngau Tau Kok at about 7.30am yesterday. He is believed to have been hit by a white car after he fell from a footbridge. He was found lying on the eastbound carriageway near 33 Wai Yip Street. Anyone with information should call police on 23057500 or 23057606.
Burglar in a bra busted in Tai Kok Tsui
A man, 31, was arrested at about 3.30am yesterday after allegedly breaking into an empty flat on Ka Shin Street, Tai Kok Tsui. He was wearing a woman's singlet and bra and was carrying copper pipes. Separately, burglars broke into an office on Jockey Club Road, Sheung Shui, and stole a safe, which was later found nearby by police with some HK$30,000 in cash missing.
HK$100,000 catch of the day for thieves
Seafood worth HK$100,000 was stolen from a fish farmer in Kau Sai Chau, Sai Kung. The 58-year-old raft owner called police at 3.30am when he discovered the theft. No one was arrested.
One ticket won the HK$8 million first prize in last night's draw. The numbers were 2, 29, 41, 42, 45 and 48 and the extra number 5. The HK$1,022,800 second prize was won by 1.5 tickets. Third prize paid HK$82,650.