A 32-year-old woman has appeared in court accused of a surgical mask scam worth more than HK$3.3 million. Photo: Bloomberg A 32-year-old woman has appeared in court accused of a surgical mask scam worth more than HK$3.3 million. Photo: Bloomberg
A 32-year-old woman has appeared in court accused of a surgical mask scam worth more than HK$3.3 million. Photo: Bloomberg

Hong Kong airport worker accused of conning surgical mask shopper out of HK$3.3 million denied bail

  • Sit Man-ying, 32, appears at Tuen Mun Court charged with obtaining property by deception
  • More than 1,180 mask scams have been reported in Hong Kong since the Covid-19 outbreak, police say

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A 32-year-old woman has appeared in court accused of a surgical mask scam worth more than HK$3.3 million. Photo: Bloomberg A 32-year-old woman has appeared in court accused of a surgical mask scam worth more than HK$3.3 million. Photo: Bloomberg
A 32-year-old woman has appeared in court accused of a surgical mask scam worth more than HK$3.3 million. Photo: Bloomberg
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