Lee Wai-ka, a former police officer, appears for his rape trial at the High Court on November 27, 2017. Photo: Chris Lau

Hong Kong police officer jailed for rape of woman he met through online gaming acquitted on appeal

  • Court of Appeal rules that trial judge misdirected the jury in assessing comments about the 2016 assault
  • Lee Wai-ka, 31, remains in detention as prosecutors consider retrial
Topic |   Crime in Hong Kong

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Lee Wai-ka, a former police officer, appears for his rape trial at the High Court on November 27, 2017. Photo: Chris Lau
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