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  • Sep 20, 2014
  • Updated: 1:43pm


Tutor pleads guilty to assaulting boy

A private tutor who pinched and punched a primary school pupil has pleaded guilty to assault and has been remanded in custody for two weeks until sentencing on March 26.

Thursday, 13 March, 2008, 12:00am

Sex offender turned tutor admits molesting five girls during lessons

A repeat sex offender who became a tutorial school owner pleaded guilty yesterday to indecently assaulting five girls while massaging them during lessons.

Tam Tung-chun, 49, committed the sexual assaults when he offered tutorials to the five students aged 12 to 15 at his Tin Shui Wai flat, which he had rented since 2003 to give lessons to children from Primary One.

21 Feb 2008 - 12:00am

Helper in custody over alleged assaults

An Indonesian domestic helper accused of letting a five-year-old girl in her care be molested by a part-time member of staff at an indoor amusement park in return for money was remanded in custody yesterday by Kowloon City magistrate Ernest Lin Kam-hung. The offences are alleged to have occurred at the Namco Wonder Park in Whampoa.

4 Oct 2007 - 12:00am

Ice-fuelled father jailed for assaults

A father of two young girls was jailed for 14 months yesterday after he admitted assaulting his wife, mother-in-law, a rubbish collector and two policemen while under the influence of the drug Ice in March. Police had to use pepper spray to subdue Romar Tubolto, 21, on March 6, the District Court had heard.

13 Jul 2007 - 12:00am

Attacker targeted women to get 'rush'

A woman leaving a public toilet in Wong Tai Sin was confronted by a man with his head wrapped in tissue paper who attacked and indecently assaulted her, a court heard yesterday.

17 May 2007 - 12:00am

Schoolgirl beaten and stripped in flat, court hears

A schoolgirl was spared prolonged torture, humiliation and serious injuries after her best friend made an escape and reported the incident to police after watching her being stripped, beaten and forced to snort washing powder at a Tin Shui Wai flat, a court heard yesterday.

11 Apr 2007 - 12:00am

Policeman gets 2 years for assault on girl, 5

Officer transmitted venereal disease to child placed in his foster care

A police officer has been jailed for two years after being convicted of indecent assault against a five-year-old girl who had been in his foster care.

28 Apr 2006 - 12:00am

Inmate gets extra 41/2 years for knife attack

Judge condemns 'cold-blooded' assault on Stanley Prison's chief superintendent

A prisoner who attacked Stanley Prison's chief superintendent with a makeshift knife was yesterday sentenced to 41/2 years' jail on top of a 38-year term he was already serving for multiple offences.

28 Jan 2005 - 12:00am

Corrections & clarifications

Our story on the front page of City last Friday concerning a Taiwanese tour guide accused of touching the chest of a female flight attendant should have stated that he was found not guilty of common assault. The man was placed on a $1,000 two-year good-behaviour bond.

8 Sep 2004 - 12:00am

Teenager gets 9 months for sex attack in boys' home

A teenager who held down a fellow inmate at a boys' home during a sexual assault was jailed for nine months yesterday after a judge found she had no other sentencing options.

28 Feb 2004 - 12:00am