Castle Peak Road

Sacked driving instructor loses foot in Castle Peak Road accident

Efforts were being made last night to save the right foot of a recently sacked driving instructor - now at the centre of an industrial dispute - after he was knocked down by a car.

Wednesday, 30 January, 2013, 3:47am

HK$1.9m stolen from jailed horse trainer Brian Kan’s home

The Sheung Shui home of five-time champion horse trainer Brian Kan Ping-chee. Photo: SCMP Pictures

More than HK$1.9 million in luxury watches, rings and cash has been stolen from the Sheung Shui home of five-time champion horse trainer Brian Kan Ping-chee, who is currently serving a jail sentence.

Police were called to his home in Castle Peak Road at about 10pm on Monday, after a family member returned home and discovered the break-in.

11 Dec 2012 - 7:42pm

City Digest

Teenagers find body of newborn boy

The body of a newborn boy was found inside a leather bag under a tree by teenagers in Nam San Wai Road, Yuen Long, at about 1pm yesterday. Police believe the baby was born about a week ago and had been dead for 12 hours. An autopsy will be conducted.

Truck theft suspect held as collision injures eight

15 Aug 2012 - 10:50pm

Two being questioned in murder investigation

Detectives were last night questioning a 38-year-old man arrested in connection with the killing of a woman, whose almost-decapitated body was found on a remote beach on Friday.

21 Aug 2011 - 12:00am

On the market

Property: Moorsom Drive, Jardine's Lookout

6 Jul 2011 - 12:00am

Drug-driving suspect in pre-dawn car chase

A man suspected of driving under the influence of an illegal drug was arrested after a 20-kilometre high-speed car chase that ended in a cul-de-sac before dawn yesterday, where a pursuing police car rammed a parked car and the suspect pulled out a knife, police said.

19 Oct 2010 - 12:00am

Man critically hurt in brawl near bar

23 Aug 2010 - 12:00am

In Brief

New-born baby thrown from flat

A newborn baby thrown out of a flat in a Ma On Shan residential building was found on a clothes drying rack fixed outside a flat on the eighth floor at about 8pm yesterday. The baby was confirmed dead after recovery by firemen. Police were canvassing Block G of Sunshine City in On Luk Street early today to find out where the baby was thrown from.

9 Nov 2009 - 12:00am

In Brief

Guards attacked in shopping mall

Three security guards were assaulted in a shopping centre in Nathan Road, Mong Kok, when they ordered two men to leave because the centre was closing. Police arrested the two. The guards were treated for minor injuries.

Five hurt in taxi crash

11 Aug 2009 - 12:00am

Woman who left baby on hill to face court

A 24-year-old woman who was arrested on suspicion of abandoning her newborn son will appear in Tuen Mun Court today on a charge of exposing a child to conditions that could endanger his life. Police detained the woman in Ngau Tau Kok on Wednesday. The infant was found on a slope off Castle Peak Road on Tuesday night.

24 Oct 2008 - 12:00am

In Brief

Villager held after suicide bid

8 Jul 2008 - 12:00am

In Brief

Father of boy, 10, held for assault

28 Jun 2008 - 12:00am

In Brief

Inmate passes heroin packets

18 Jan 2008 - 12:00am

In Brief

Witnesses of fatality sought

Police are investigating the death of a 78-year-old man in Yuen Long yesterday after he was struck by a car as he crossed a road. The accident happened at the junction of Castle Peak Road and Tai Tong Road at about 1.10pm. Witnesses are urged to call police on 2675 3325.

Tourist found dead in hotel room

27 Dec 2007 - 12:00am

In Brief

New tenant offences confirmed

17 Oct 2007 - 12:00am