A 49-year-old Hong Kong man slashed his wife to death in this Whampoa Garden building on Thursday before turning the knife on himself. Photo: Google Maps A 49-year-old Hong Kong man slashed his wife to death in this Whampoa Garden building on Thursday before turning the knife on himself. Photo: Google Maps
A 49-year-old Hong Kong man slashed his wife to death in this Whampoa Garden building on Thursday before turning the knife on himself. Photo: Google Maps
Crime

Hong Kong man slashes wife to death, injures sons and kills himself

  • Police were called to the Whampoa Garden flat at 8.39am by the man’s younger son; he and his brother both sustained multiple injuries but survived
  • The suspect, who also killed the family dog, was believed to be in harsh financial straits, according to police, though neighbours said they had never heard quarrelling

Topic |   Crime
A 49-year-old Hong Kong man slashed his wife to death in this Whampoa Garden building on Thursday before turning the knife on himself. Photo: Google Maps A 49-year-old Hong Kong man slashed his wife to death in this Whampoa Garden building on Thursday before turning the knife on himself. Photo: Google Maps
A 49-year-old Hong Kong man slashed his wife to death in this Whampoa Garden building on Thursday before turning the knife on himself. Photo: Google Maps
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