Coronavirus Hong Kong: man charged with arson, denied bail over fire at Covid-19 testing site

Published Feb 14 2022 at 7:51 AM GMT
  • A court has denied a transport worker bail after prosecutors charged him with setting fire to a refuse bin at a Covid-19 testing site in northern Hong Kong.
  • Poon Hoi-ming, 27, was hit with one count of arson at Sha Tin Court on Monday over the disturbance at a mobile testing station on a football pitch at Sun Chui Estate in Tai Wai two days earlier.
  • The justice department is also considering laying an additional charge of possession of offensive weapons over two lighters and a box cutter seized….



  • Published Feb 14, 2022 7:51 AM GMT