Construction worker Poon Yung-wai (right) after a previous court appearance. Photo: Brian Wong
Construction worker Poon Yung-wai (right) after a previous court appearance. Photo: Brian Wong

Hong Kong protests: man gets 13 months’ jail after prosecutors win review over sentence for inciting unlawful assembly at controversial detention centre

  • Poon Yung-wai, 38, had earlier been handed down an order of 160 hours of community service on an incitement charge
  • He published posts in a Facebook group under pseudonym ‘Kim Jong-un’, claiming to have learned about alleged sexual assaults at remote holding centre

Topic |   Hong Kong protests
Construction worker Poon Yung-wai (right) after a previous court appearance. Photo: Brian Wong
Construction worker Poon Yung-wai (right) after a previous court appearance. Photo: Brian Wong
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