Central, Hong Kong Legislative Council Building and Central Hong Kong Railway Station, a spate of suspected terrorist attacks on the 16th afternoon. Pakistani men shortly after the Legislative Council Building, first received a bomb threat, an arm wrapped around the electrical wiring in the MTR Central Station suddenly broke into the train cab and threatened to detonate a bomb.
the date of 13:09, Tim Mei Avenue, Central, the new Legislative Council Building security guards report refers to the Legislative Council Secretariat received e-mail alleging suspicious objects placed in the building, police investigations were conducted searches but no column do “bomb hoax” case processing by the Central District Crime Squad Team.
legitimate police officers investigating the occasion, 13:42, MTR Central Station prepared to Platform 2 intervals of the Tsuen Wan Line Tsuen Wan-bound train head-car suddenly a man tried to break into the cab, he left arm wrapped around a wire device and handheld equipped with the plastic bag of knives and scissors and other sharp object, the seeing of passengers shocked, and rallied to stop and alarm, the car long then arrived and immediately notify the control center, during which passengers fearing an explosion have leave the vehicle.
Subsequently, a number of police officers rushed to the man successfully broke into the cab, the police officers into their uniforms taken near Exit A lobby police post survey. For safety reasons, police rapidly in the Central Station A, B, and C and D, a total of four entrances closed, the MTR is to post notices and broadcasting. As suspected terrorist attacks, the police was sent to the “anti-terrorist SWAT team arrived at the scene. Shortly after the police Explosive Ordnance Disposal personnel to the scene examination confirmed that no explosives, the scene between 3:00 5:22 decomposition closure.
37-year-old, knows the local dialect and English, due to the two plastic bags they are carrying knives and scissors, police temporarily “possession of offensive weapons,” the crime of arrest. Police said he was arrested trance, incoherent, are investigating the background and mental problems. He was holding a wire connection device, confirmed that only one not installed on the phone card old foldable mobile phone, there is no explosive devices.
Central District Assistant Commander Liang Renjie said the preliminary investigation “bomb hoax” has nothing to do I believe that the arrested suspects and the Legislative Council Building.
MTR spokesman said, although affected by the incident, the Central Station of the four entrances was closed, but does not affect train service, during which passengers can still use other entrances and exits in and out of Central Station car. American tourists, one witnessed the incident, Tyson said the Hong Kong police to handle emergencies is very professional and have confidence in the security of Hong Kong, so do not be afraid.
It is reported that the arrested Pakistani man was set up in Hong Kong, Pat Heung, recycling yards, with shareholders and trouble to disband in February this year, were assaulted and injured, damage to their car, withdrawal of gold has not yet been available to date. 16 morning, away from home with the family after a dispute emotional instability. The Central Police District Criminal Investigation Team is conducting a detailed investigation broke into the MTR train cab intention Taking of Pelham other purposes.
In addition, MTR 3 pm on the 15th also received a “terrorist attack” email, it was claimed that the bomb attacks on trains, MTR police assistance will be placed in the Hung Hom MTR Station. Police arrived at the scene investigation has not found that requests for police investigation “at first column do the same with the Legislative Council Building to be sent via e-mail threatening, the police have been reclassified as” bomb hoax “, the merger of the two case referred to the Commercial Crime Investigation Bureau, Technology Crime Division investigation. (Cases of child)
, BEIJING, Hong Kong and Macao News