The accused was said to be among protesters assembling at the junction of Nathan Road and Jordan Road at around 2am on November 18, 2019. Photo: Edmond So
The accused was said to be among protesters assembling at the junction of Nathan Road and Jordan Road at around 2am on November 18, 2019. Photo: Edmond So

Hong Kong protests: judge acquits student of arson charge after casting doubt on police testimony

  • District Court clears Abilkaiyr Nukpi of attempted arson, as judge points to inconsistencies in testimony of sergeant who arrested him, and the account of exhibit officer
  • The 20-year-old student was accused of igniting a petrol bomb at an anti-government demonstration on November 18, 2019

The accused was said to be among protesters assembling at the junction of Nathan Road and Jordan Road at around 2am on November 18, 2019. Photo: Edmond So
The accused was said to be among protesters assembling at the junction of Nathan Road and Jordan Road at around 2am on November 18, 2019. Photo: Edmond So
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