According to the Hong Kong police social networking website, on the 25th, two men in Hong Kong were sentenced on many charges.
Hong Kong police social networking website pointed out that on January 1, 2020, a large number of thugs vandalized in many areas of Hong Kong Island, digging bricks, blocking roads with debris and arson.
A 21-year-old male student was arrested in Wanchai for spraying the ATM center and resisting police officers in the proper performance of their duties.
The male defendant earlier denied the charges.
After interrogation, he was found guilty of “criminal damage” and “resistance of police officers in the proper performance of their duties”.
On January 25, he was sentenced to five months and two weeks in Eastern Magistracy.
In sentencing, the magistrate pointed out that the defendant’s selfish behavior, coupled with the content of graffiti, divided Hong Kong society and exacerbated the conflict crisis, and was subject to a threatening penalty.
The Hong Kong police social networking website also pointed out that on August 13, 2019, a 27-year-old man was charged with “assaulting police” and “man possessing offensive weapons in public places” for participating in a demonstration attempt to paralyze the Hong Kong airport during which he illuminated the eyes of police officers with a laser pen.
After interrogation, he was found guilty and sentenced to six months in prison.
In sentencing, the magistrate said that assaulting the police and possessing assault weapons were serious crimes and the sentence must be deterrent. The circumstances of the case are serious.
The defendant carried a laser pen and used it in advance. The crime has a certain premeditated crime, while the police officer’s eyes are exposed to the fragile part of the body. Fortunately, there is no actual injury.