The trial of Poon Yung-wai (right) is expected to last for 10 days at West Kowloon Court. Photo: SCMPThe trial of Poon Yung-wai (right) is expected to last for 10 days at West Kowloon Court. Photo: SCMP
The trial of Poon Yung-wai (right) is expected to last for 10 days at West Kowloon Court. Photo: SCMP

Hong Kong protests: man who allegedly spread rumours on Facebook of police officers assaulting women at detention centre pleads not guilty to incitement charges

  • Poon Yung-wai, 37, is alleged to have published four Facebook posts, accusing officers of committing heinous crimes at San Uk Ling Holding Centre
  • Prosecutors allege Poon posted comments on an open Facebook group with more than 50,000 members under the alias ‘Kim Jong-un’

Topic |   Hong Kong protests
The trial of Poon Yung-wai (right) is expected to last for 10 days at West Kowloon Court. Photo: SCMPThe trial of Poon Yung-wai (right) is expected to last for 10 days at West Kowloon Court. Photo: SCMP
The trial of Poon Yung-wai (right) is expected to last for 10 days at West Kowloon Court. Photo: SCMP
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