Chung Chi-wah, 62, at police headquarters last August. Photo: Nora TamChung Chi-wah, 62, at police headquarters last August. Photo: Nora Tam
Chung Chi-wah, 62, at police headquarters last August. Photo: Nora Tam

Hong Kong man wins appeal against sentence for assaulting police, jail term reduced from six months to three weeks

  • Judge says Chung Chi-wah, 62, received an excessive penalty. Chung also alleges he was attacked by police in separate incident, with those officers to stand trial
  • Chung had been freed on bail pending appeal since June 5 and was immediately released after his High Court hearing last Friday

Topic |   Hong Kong courts
Chung Chi-wah, 62, at police headquarters last August. Photo: Nora TamChung Chi-wah, 62, at police headquarters last August. Photo: Nora Tam
Chung Chi-wah, 62, at police headquarters last August. Photo: Nora Tam
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