The father felt he was getting old and feared that after his death, his autistic son would be a burden on the family. Photo: SCMP PicturesThe father felt he was getting old and feared that after his death, his autistic son would be a burden on the family. Photo: SCMP Pictures
The father felt he was getting old and feared that after his death, his autistic son would be a burden on the family. Photo: SCMP Pictures

Man, 61, kills autistic teenage son because he felt burden was ‘tough for the whole family’

The tragedy reflects a lack of support for the families of those who suffer from mental health issues in Hong Kong

The father felt he was getting old and feared that after his death, his autistic son would be a burden on the family. Photo: SCMP PicturesThe father felt he was getting old and feared that after his death, his autistic son would be a burden on the family. Photo: SCMP Pictures
The father felt he was getting old and feared that after his death, his autistic son would be a burden on the family. Photo: SCMP Pictures
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