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Hong Kong: Memorial of man killed during protests vandalised after family visit

Hong Kong, Special Administrative Region of China, Hong Kong
November 23, 2019 at 10:36 GMT +00:00 · Published

A temporary memorial of a 70-year-old man who was killed during clashes in the suburb of Sheung Shui in Hong Kong was vandalised by unknown perpetrators overnight, footage from Saturday showed.

This incident happened hours after the family and friends of the deceased visited the memorial asking for peace and an "end of the city’s plight".

Footage from Saturday shows the makeshift memorial with scattered flowers on the ground.

Government worker Luo Changqing died in hospital on November 14, a day after sustaining injuries during clashes in Sheung Shui. Luo was believed to have been taking his lunch break nearby when the brick hit him.

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A temporary memorial of a 70-year-old man who was killed during clashes in the suburb of Sheung Shui in Hong Kong was vandalised by unknown perpetrators overnight, footage from Saturday showed.

This incident happened hours after the family and friends of the deceased visited the memorial asking for peace and an "end of the city’s plight".

Footage from Saturday shows the makeshift memorial with scattered flowers on the ground.

Government worker Luo Changqing died in hospital on November 14, a day after sustaining injuries during clashes in Sheung Shui. Luo was believed to have been taking his lunch break nearby when the brick hit him.

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