A police officer draws his gun in Yau Ma Tei. Photo: Editorial Board, CityU SU

Police fire live round skyward as Hong Kong protesters stage demonstrations across the city to mourn the death of student Chow Tsz-lok

  • Officers outnumbered in Yau Ma Tei forced to fire warning shot, source says
  • Earlier in the day, dozens of angry students smashed up several sites at Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
Topic |   Hong Kong protests

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A police officer draws his gun in Yau Ma Tei. Photo: Editorial Board, CityU SU
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Cannix Yau

Cannix joined the Post in 2014 after many years in journalism and some years working for legislators. She is interested in issues related to social justice and won SOPA's Excellence in Reporting Award in 2005.

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Kimmy Chung

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Chan Ho-him

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Christy Leung

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