The Yantian district detention centre in Shenzhen, where the 12 Hongkongers are being held. Photo: Weibo
The Yantian district detention centre in Shenzhen, where the 12 Hongkongers are being held. Photo: Weibo

Hong Kong police investigating smugglers who may have helped 12 fugitives arrested at sea

  • Police release first details of the fugitives’ escape, including that their boat was purportedly arranged by a smuggling syndicate
  • They also say Guangdong officials have indicated the 12 could continue to be detained on the mainland

The Yantian district detention centre in Shenzhen, where the 12 Hongkongers are being held. Photo: Weibo
The Yantian district detention centre in Shenzhen, where the 12 Hongkongers are being held. Photo: Weibo
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