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Police send boy who allegedly attacked mother with chopper to reformatory

Updated at 6.01pm: Police have sent a 10-year-old boy - who allegedly used a chopper to wound his mother after she tried to stop him playing computer games - to a reformatory, local media reported on Wednesday.

Wednesday, 17 May, 2006, 12:00am

Police send boy who allegedly attacked mother with chopper to reformatory

Updated at 6.01pm: Police have sent a 10-year-old boy - who allegedly used a chopper to wound his mother after she tried to stop him playing computer games - to a reformatory, local media reported on Wednesday.

17 May 2006 - 12:00am

105-year-old woman attempts suicide

Updated at 4.13pm: A 105-year-old woman attempted suicide by drinking rubbing alcohol on Saturday night ? because she feared burdening her only son, the Apple Daily reported on Monday.

31 Jan 2005 - 12:00am

HK furniture store selling fake bed mattresses: report

Updated at 6.04pm: A Hong Kong furniture store - which sells bedding and mattresses - allegedly sold some customers beds with fake mattresses, a newspaper claimed on Friday.

The Apple Daily reported that the mattresses were filled with mouldy hay, shredded fabric and nylon cement bags.

8 Oct 2004 - 12:00am

Man jumps to his death in Sai Wan

Updated at 6.40pm: A 33-year-old man leapt to his death in Sai Wan on Sunday, despite a rescue cushion set up by police officers, local media reported on Monday.

Around 1pm, the man, surnamed Leung, climbed to the top floor of a building on 42 Western Street in Sai Wan, the Apple Daily reported.

He then stood on the top of a nearby building and attempted to jump.

16 Aug 2004 - 12:00am