The 18-year-old man was arrested after shooting at police in Tai Po. Photo: RTHK The 18-year-old man was arrested after shooting at police in Tai Po. Photo: RTHK
The 18-year-old man was arrested after shooting at police in Tai Po. Photo: RTHK

Man who fired live round at police believed to be part of earlier case in which officers seized bombs and firearms linked to Hong Kong protests

  • Suspect, 18, fired one live round at officers as they intercepted him at a residential estate, with police later using tear gas to disperse angry crowd
  • Force warns that rifle seized in follow-up flat raid poses serious threat to public safety

Topic |   Crime in Hong Kong
The 18-year-old man was arrested after shooting at police in Tai Po. Photo: RTHK The 18-year-old man was arrested after shooting at police in Tai Po. Photo: RTHK
The 18-year-old man was arrested after shooting at police in Tai Po. Photo: RTHK
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