A lab assistant has been arrested for allegedly tampering with coronavirus test samples at the offices of the private lab BGI. Photo: Sam Tsang A lab assistant has been arrested for allegedly tampering with coronavirus test samples at the offices of the private lab BGI. Photo: Sam Tsang
A lab assistant has been arrested for allegedly tampering with coronavirus test samples at the offices of the private lab BGI. Photo: Sam Tsang

Hong Kong police arrest lab assistant accused of tampering with coronavirus test samples

  • The worker was captured by security cameras appearing to shake saliva samples at the Tai Po offices of the private lab BGI
  • An investigation suggests the suspect acted alone, and police are still trying to identify a motive for the alleged tampering

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
A lab assistant has been arrested for allegedly tampering with coronavirus test samples at the offices of the private lab BGI. Photo: Sam Tsang A lab assistant has been arrested for allegedly tampering with coronavirus test samples at the offices of the private lab BGI. Photo: Sam Tsang
A lab assistant has been arrested for allegedly tampering with coronavirus test samples at the offices of the private lab BGI. Photo: Sam Tsang
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