Cheung Kie-chung has been sentenced to life in jail for murdering his wife. Photo: Croucher Foundation
Cheung Kie-chung has been sentenced to life in jail for murdering his wife. Photo: Croucher Foundation

University of Hong Kong professor jailed for life over ‘cold-blooded’ murder of his wife, whose body he kept in a box in his office

  • Cheung Kie-chung was convicted last week despite bid to reduce charge to manslaughter because he was depressed at time of killing
  • Judge says no matter how ‘gentle or caring’ Cheung was before, he ‘cold-bloodedly killed his wife’ of 30 years

Topic |   Crime in Hong Kong
Cheung Kie-chung has been sentenced to life in jail for murdering his wife. Photo: Croucher Foundation
Cheung Kie-chung has been sentenced to life in jail for murdering his wife. Photo: Croucher Foundation
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