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Peng Chau Shooting Case|Mobile Force Carpet Searches and Recovers Warheads, Shooting Police Return to Peng Chau to Assist in the Investigation

2023-01-25T00:26:42.154Z

On the third day of the Lunar New Year, a police officer in "Chikou" Pengzhou opened fire. The senior police officer who came to the door to handle noise complaints was strangled by a Filipino man. He fired three shots and hit the suspect's shoulder, hand and waist. Mobile units arrive at Peng Chau carpet search



On the third day of the Lunar New Year, a police officer in "Chikou" Pengzhou opened fire. The senior police officer who came to the door to handle noise complaints was strangled by a Filipino man. He fired three shots and hit the suspect's shoulder, hand and waist.

The mobile unit arrived at the Peng Chau carpet to search for warheads, and finally found the last warhead at around 7:00 am today (25th).

At the same time, the two police officers involved, including the male police officer who fired the gun, left the hospital after inspection and returned to Peng Chau to assist in the investigation.

The Regional Crime Squad of the Marine Police also attended the scene to search for evidence.


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Two police officers "Chikou" went to a subdivided flat on the 3rd floor of No. 6 Yong'an Street at 10:00 p.m. to deal with noise complaints. During this period, a Filipino man was agitated and "forked neck" chased and beat the police officer.

The 2 people scuffled from the building to the street. The policeman nearly passed out with his neck crossed. He used pepper spray to no avail. He fired 3 shots and hit the man's shoulder, hand and waist respectively.

According to on-site news, 2 of the guns were shot through the shoulders and hands of the Filipino man, and they were left on Yongan Street. The personnel of the Mobile Force searched and recovered them; the other bullet followed him through the Government Flying Service helicopter to the Eastern District Hospital. .

It is understood that the 43-year-old Filipino who was shot was holding a Hong Kong ID card and was still conscious when he was sent to the hospital.

The Filipino man who accompanied the gunman was arrested on suspicion of "obstructing official work" and "assaulting the police", and was later taken back to the scene for investigation.

It is known that the two are engaged in the maintenance industry and open a shop respectively.

The two injured police officers were sprained and were not seriously injured. After on-the-spot treatment, they were sent to the hospital by helicopter at 1:00 a.m. on the fourth day of the Lunar New Year (25th). The police officer was admitted to the hospital in a wheelchair.

At 6:30 in the morning, the two police officers returned to Peng Chau via a marine police boat, and first returned to the police station to assist in the investigation.

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The site of the subdivided unit has been unsealed. It is understood that there are 3 people living in the above site. At the time of the incident, friends were invited to barbecue and drink in the house. At that time, there were 4 men and 4 women in the house, drinking whiskey and beer and having a carnival.

The owner of a nearby grocery store recalled the incident, saying that he heard "several booms and booms", and at first thought that the firecrackers were going off. Later, many people gathered to watch and came out to watch the shooting.

He described the unit as being mostly populated by Filipinos, who mostly work in Discovery Bay, and it is “noisier” during normal holidays.

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The Filipino suspect was shot three times and fell to the ground, including the waist.

(provided by readers)

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Source: hk1

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