Written by: Deng Haixing and Zhang Jiahao
Last update date: 2021-04-02 02:44
A "star" event venue company in San Po Kong where celebrities such as Eason Chan, Zhang Jingxuan, and Gigi Leung often perform rehearsals or filming. Last night (April 1), there were more than 100 music lovers crowded into a 1,200-square-foot unit Holding a small concert, suspected of violating the anti-epidemic order.
The police arrested 4 persons in charge and voted 115 people. It is reported that this is the first time that the police in the area smashed an illegal activity involving a concert since December last year. It is also the largest number of people charged.
The Wong Tai Sin Miscellaneous Investigation Team, together with the Anti-Triad Unit and the East Kowloon Tactical Unit, launched an anti-crime operation last night. When visiting the Wing Hin Factory Building at Nos. 31-33, Wu Fong Street, they found 4 suspicious-looking men and stepped forward. The investigation revealed that a unit on the 9th floor of the industrial building was carrying out activities involving party rooms and holding indoor concerts.
After investigation, 4 male persons in charge (19-25 years old) were arrested on suspicion of violating the Prevention and Control of Diseases (Regulations and Instructions) (Business and Premises) Regulations (Chapter 599F) and are being detained for investigation; 65 males Fifty women (19-25 years old) were charged for violation of the Prevention and Control of Disease (Prohibition of Group Gathering) Ordinance (Cap. 599G).
It is understood that the involved unit is about 1,200 square feet, equipped with 2 toilets and sound facilities.
At the time of the incident, a small concert was being held in the venue for music lovers to listen to and sing. Each person can pay an entrance fee of 100 yuan or less "as they please". There is no seat, but you can bring your own food.
The concert was held from 6:30 to 10:00, but was smashed by the police at about 9:30 in the evening. It is reported that all the people present wore masks except during eating.
Inspector Yu Chung Ki, director of the Wong Tai Sin Miscellaneous Investigation Team, said that this is the first time that the police have smashed illegal activities involving concerts since the "Yong Jue" anti-crime operation was launched in December last year.
According to the website of the venue company involved, the company rented 3 units in the Shangzhi industrial building with a total area of 12,000 square feet. In addition to providing services such as dance choreography and stage production, it also rented out venues for performances and filming. , Exhibition and party use.
The company’s social platform shows that singers such as Zhang Jingxuan, Eason Chan, and Gigi Leung have rented its venues for rehearsals; it is also the location for films and TV series such as "Kurrican 3" and "Mature Woman"; it is also the third consecutive year. Become the main rehearsal and shooting venue for "Stars for All".