As it happened: violent clashes escalate in Hong Kong as protesters corner officers in Sha Tin MTR control room

  • More than 10 riot police quickly on the scene to rescue colleagues who had been making an arrest
  • Night-time escalation comes after a day of relative peace, with pre-emptive measures allowing airport to operate smoothly
Police officers are forced to retreat into an MTR control room in Sha Tin station. Photo: Felix Wong
Topic |   Hong Kong protests