Five suspects have been arrested in connection with the theft of 9,000 boxes of defective SPT masks. Photo: FacebookFive suspects have been arrested in connection with the theft of 9,000 boxes of defective SPT masks. Photo: Facebook
Five suspects have been arrested in connection with the theft of 9,000 boxes of defective SPT masks. Photo: Facebook

Hong Kong police arrest five men over theft of 400,000 defective face masks they tried to sell on open market

  • Supervisor and three assistants at Sinopharm Tech Holdings Limited accused of taking 9,000 boxes of masks that were meant to be destroyed
  • Police believe nearly 4,000 boxes were repackaged to be sold on open market, and fifth man was detained at warehouse in To Kwa Wan

Topic |   Hong Kong police
Five suspects have been arrested in connection with the theft of 9,000 boxes of defective SPT masks. Photo: FacebookFive suspects have been arrested in connection with the theft of 9,000 boxes of defective SPT masks. Photo: Facebook
Five suspects have been arrested in connection with the theft of 9,000 boxes of defective SPT masks. Photo: Facebook
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