Police were called to Lo Wu station after an employee spotted wires in a bag. Photo: Handout
Police were called to Lo Wu station after an employee spotted wires in a bag. Photo: Handout

Explosives found at train station on Hong Kong’s border with mainland China, in what police call ‘one big step closer to terrorism’

  • One of two devices catches fire and gives off smoke, after Lo Wu station’s closure
  • Police say user of online platform Telegram has claimed responsibility, expressing anger at the government’s refusal to close the border amid coronavirus fears

Police were called to Lo Wu station after an employee spotted wires in a bag. Photo: Handout
Police were called to Lo Wu station after an employee spotted wires in a bag. Photo: Handout
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