Harmless elder man were pepper sprayed and accused of assaulting police

Tin Shui Wai residents marched on Feb 15 afternoon to oppose Tin Yip Road Community Health Centre serving as a designated coronavirus clinic. After the march, police stopped and searched the remaining civilians near Tin Sau light rail station, including those with disabilities and arresting 5 youngsters. During the process, police fired pepper spray to civilians, press and even elderly at the scene.

Besides, police chased after civilians in gathering outside Tin Sau basketball courts, accused the harmless elder man shown in the video of assaulting police and fired pepper spray at him.

United Social Press, USP

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