Cable tears off fisherman's foot A mainland fisherman's right foot was torn off after it became entangled in a crane cable on a fishing boat in the Tuen Mun typhoon shelter yesterday. The man, 40, was being treated at Tuen Mun Hospital last night. Fire Services Department divers searched for his foot but failed to find it. Thief breaks through shop wall A burglar made off with HK$1 million worth of jade and watches from an antique shop in Mong Kok after making a hole in a wall at the back of the premises. The man fled before police arrived. Pedestrian killed by truck A 62-year-old woman died after being knocked down by a truck at the junction of Boundary and Poplar streets in Mong Kok at about 2.45pm. Raid on cartoon copycats Customs officers have arrested five people and seized HK$130,000 worth of stickers and plastic stamps with counterfeit Japanese and American cartoon designs. Warning on traditional medicine The Department of Health warned against use of a proprietary Chinese medicine called Xiao Qin Long Wan because it contains a harmful herbal ingredient, Aristolochic acid, banned in the city. Taxi pick-up deal extended The Transport Department has extended the scheme under which taxis can pick up and drop off passengers at no-stopping zones until January 31 next year. Nine hurt in bus crash Nine people were injured when a minibus hit the back of a double-decker in Prince Edward Road East in San Po Kong at 9.45am. Man, 76, treated for maggots A 76-year-old man who was found to have maggots in his mouth was in stable condition in Ruttonjee Hospital. The man, who lives in a home for the elderly in Eastern District, was the first confirmed case of human myasis this year. There were 14 last year. Appeal for blood donors People with type B and O blood have been urged to donate blood due to persistently high demand. Tsing Yi resident goes missing Police are seeking information on Law Tsun-hung, 76, missing from his home in Serene Garden, Tsing Yi, since Monday. He is about 1.6 metres tall with short grey-white hair.