Adolescent arrested with possible frame-up for possessing weapon – Case dropped by DoJ for insufficient evidence

On 2nd November, citizens called for “Fold paper cranes with you” and “Support US Hong Kong Human Rights and Democracy Act” rallies in Statue Square and Chater Garden in Central respectively. Nearby a 16-year-old boy was charged with possession of offensive weapon for owning cutter and “laser gun”. The prosecution appplied to withdraw the case on the ground of insufficient evidence during a further hearing at Eastern Magistrates’ Courts today.

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