Police and protesters clash during a night of violence in Tsuen Wan, Hong Kong on Sunday night. Photo: ReutersPolice and protesters clash during a night of violence in Tsuen Wan, Hong Kong on Sunday night. Photo: Reuters
Police and protesters clash during a night of violence in Tsuen Wan, Hong Kong on Sunday night. Photo: Reuters

Hong Kong protests: video footage reveals why police officer fired revolver as shattered Tsuen Wan picks up pieces after night of mayhem and violence

  • Retreating officer seen slipping on wet ground and dropping gun as pursuing protesters attack with metal rods
  • Fellow officers react quickly and one fires shot skyward to deter advancing mob

Topic |   Hong Kong protests
Police and protesters clash during a night of violence in Tsuen Wan, Hong Kong on Sunday night. Photo: ReutersPolice and protesters clash during a night of violence in Tsuen Wan, Hong Kong on Sunday night. Photo: Reuters
Police and protesters clash during a night of violence in Tsuen Wan, Hong Kong on Sunday night. Photo: Reuters
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