Special Tactic Unit Open Fires Indiscriminately, Shots Breaks Glass in Wan Chai Station, Neglects Civilian Safety
Today (29th) netizens carried out the “Global Anti Totalitarianism Rally”, riot police drive away demonstrators in different parts of Hong Kong Island. By the afternoon, police used tear gas, bean bag rounds, water cannon (specialized crowd management vehicles) etc. to disperse demonstrators. Some reported that during the demonstrations in the past months, MTR stations like Central and Wan Chai was damaged by masked demonstrators. However, some photographer captured police opened fire, resulted in broken glass in Wan Chai station. According to online press sources, during the police disperse, police opened fire into Wan Chai station and broke the glass. Foreign reporters attempted to get closer to the station to record the scene of the broken glass and the situation inside the station.