The headquarters of the Electrical and Mechanical Services Department, where a man attacked a colleague with a meat cleaver last year. Photo: Handout The headquarters of the Electrical and Mechanical Services Department, where a man attacked a colleague with a meat cleaver last year. Photo: Handout
The headquarters of the Electrical and Mechanical Services Department, where a man attacked a colleague with a meat cleaver last year. Photo: Handout

Hong Kong man who slashed colleague with meat cleaver sentenced to 4 months in psychiatric hospital

  • Judge accepts defendant Cho King-chun initiated the attack because of a relapse of paranoid schizophrenia
  • The 39-year-old had blamed his colleague, Choy Pak-fung, for costing him his job and attacked the latter with a cleaver

Topic |   Crime in Hong Kong
The headquarters of the Electrical and Mechanical Services Department, where a man attacked a colleague with a meat cleaver last year. Photo: Handout The headquarters of the Electrical and Mechanical Services Department, where a man attacked a colleague with a meat cleaver last year. Photo: Handout
The headquarters of the Electrical and Mechanical Services Department, where a man attacked a colleague with a meat cleaver last year. Photo: Handout
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