Student brawlers told to do community service Three Hong Kong University of Science and Technology students responsible for a brawl have been told to perform between 100 and 250 hours of community service on campus. Several students were injured in the May 4 fight. The university will issue written reprimands to the three final-year students, ban them from using the sports facilities and deny them access to hostel accommodation. thieves spray tomato sauce to steal $500,000 A gang of thieves sprayed tomato sauce on a businesswoman's clothing to distract her, then stole her folder containing $500,000 in cash in Tsim Sha Tsui yesterday. The woman, 41, withdrew the money from a bank then returned to her office. As she stepped out of the lift on the 18th floor of Star House, Salisbury Road, two men and a woman, believed to be South Americans, also stepped into the corridor. One of the men told her she had tomato sauce on the back of her clothes. She went to the toilet to check her clothing, and the folder was stolen from a desk where she had set it down. 150 evacuated after fire in vacant mongkok flat More than 150 residents were evacuated from a 14-storey commercial and residential block in Mongkok when an 11th-floor unit burst into flames yesterday. Fire and police officers were called when the blaze broke out in a vacant unit at the Cosmopolitan Centre in Nathan Road at 3.15am. Firefighters doused the blaze at 3.30am. Two women were taken to Kwong Wah Hospital with smoke inhalation. pedestrian killed by car A man was killed in Yuen Long early yesterday while rushing to meet his girlfriend after work. Chan Kin-keung, 34, a restaurant worker, was crossing Fung Yee Road when he was hit by a car shortly after midnight.