The Chinese flag flies over Golden Bauhinia Square in Wan Chai in 2019. Photo: Robert NgThe Chinese flag flies over Golden Bauhinia Square in Wan Chai in 2019. Photo: Robert Ng
The Chinese flag flies over Golden Bauhinia Square in Wan Chai in 2019. Photo: Robert Ng

Manhunt under way after black-clad man steals Chinese national flag from site of July 1 Hong Kong handover ceremony

  • Police said a 51-year-old security guard attempted to give chase before the suspect allegedly produced a paper cutter
  • The theft took place before daybreak and police are checking security camera footage of the area

Topic |   Crime
The Chinese flag flies over Golden Bauhinia Square in Wan Chai in 2019. Photo: Robert NgThe Chinese flag flies over Golden Bauhinia Square in Wan Chai in 2019. Photo: Robert Ng
The Chinese flag flies over Golden Bauhinia Square in Wan Chai in 2019. Photo: Robert Ng
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