Police arbitrarily arrests barber: working here doesn’t mean he is not a “cockroach”

Around 4.30pm today, police were rounding up protesters around Swatow Street in Wanchai, a man was arrested outside a hair salon, a staff member reported to the police that the arrestee was one of their employees and presented his business card as proof, but a police officer responded that “working here doesn’t mean he’s not a cockroach”, the man was then taken away by the police; the hair salon “Handsome Factory” confirmed that one of their barber on duty, was arrested for no apparent reason whilst returning from lunch.


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Ming Pao News

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