The officer in Kwai Chung points his gun, loaded with beanbag rounds, at the protesting crowd. Photo: AFP

Gun-toting officer was in fear for his life, Hong Kong Police say after more extradition bill clashes

  • The sergeant had been surrounded and had his helmet snatched, force says
  • Protesters were picketing Kwai Chung Police Station waiting for 44 people charged with rioting to be released on bail
Topic |   Hong Kong extradition law

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The officer in Kwai Chung points his gun, loaded with beanbag rounds, at the protesting crowd. Photo: AFP
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Fireworks were shot from a car at protesters outside Tin Shui Wai Police Station, seen in this video screen grab. Photo: SCMP Pictures

Hong Kong protesters injured in drive-by firework attack from private vehicle after clashes outside police stations

  • Demonstrators attacked as they vented anger over Lennon Wall arrests and riot charges, the first of their kind since extradition bill crisis erupted in June
  • Protesters gathered at stations in Kwai Chung and Tin Shui Wai as emotions ran high
Topic |   Hong Kong extradition law

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Fireworks were shot from a car at protesters outside Tin Shui Wai Police Station, seen in this video screen grab. Photo: SCMP Pictures
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