A screen grab of the video showing the incident in which police confront a reporter. Photo: Commercial Radio

Hong Kong reporter hit by sponge grenade after fleeing arrest, prompting criticism of police from media associations

  • Commercial Radio employee was filming an incident in which he says officers were shoving reporters, and was told to stop
  • Force confirms sponge-tipped round fired, which hit reporter’s backpack but did not injure him. They later add that officer involve has been put on leave
Topic |   Hong Kong protests

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A screen grab of the video showing the incident in which police confront a reporter. Photo: Commercial Radio
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