The case centred on clashes near the Sogo department store in Causeway Bay on August 31 last year. Photo: SCMP The case centred on clashes near the Sogo department store in Causeway Bay on August 31 last year. Photo: SCMP
The case centred on clashes near the Sogo department store in Causeway Bay on August 31 last year. Photo: SCMP

Hong Kong protests: man who claimed to be a voluntary paramedic convicted of rioting, remanded in custody

  • District Court judge acquits six others after refusing to convict based solely on ‘indirect” evidence, such as black attire and appearance near protest scene
  • Transport worker Chan Cho-ho, 25, is the first defendant to be found guilty of rioting over the violent clashes on the night of August 31, 2019

Topic |   Hong Kong protests
The case centred on clashes near the Sogo department store in Causeway Bay on August 31 last year. Photo: SCMP The case centred on clashes near the Sogo department store in Causeway Bay on August 31 last year. Photo: SCMP
The case centred on clashes near the Sogo department store in Causeway Bay on August 31 last year. Photo: SCMP
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