Hong Kong Law & Crime

12-year-old arrested for alleged indecent assaults on two women

A 12-year-old boy has been arrested for his suspected involvement in two indecent assaults reported recently in Kwun Tong.

Police received a report from a 27-year-old woman on December 6 that she was assaulted by a boy when she passed by the Yau Lai Estate. On Saturday (January 2) a 16-year-old girl alerted the police after the same thing happened to her.

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A Hong Kong police vehicle. Photo: Wikicommons.

Following investigation by the police’s crime unit, a 12-year-old boy whose family name is Siu was arrested on Monday. The suspect has since been released on bail.

12-year-old arrested for alleged indecent assaults on two women