A lawyer is challenging police on their handling of his disabled client, who was arrested during protests outside Mong Kok Police Station, a location often embroiled in chaos. Photo: AFP

Hong Kong man with learning disabilities arrested during protests was denied treatment for 15 hours by police, his lawyer says

  • Disabled man held without medical attention he asked for, according to lawyer Daniel Wong
  • Police say they followed guidelines for ‘mentally incapacitated persons’ and the 32-year-old was later taken to hospital
Topic |   Hong Kong protests

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A lawyer is challenging police on their handling of his disabled client, who was arrested during protests outside Mong Kok Police Station, a location often embroiled in chaos. Photo: AFP
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