TVB have aired footage allegedly showing seven police officers kicking and punching a handcuffed protester after they were arrested. The protester was Ken Tsang – a Civic Party activist and social worker. The beating, in a dark corner of Tamar Park, lasted four minutes. Netizens have attempted to identify the officers involved as Security Chief Lai Tung-kwok says all of officers have been ‘reassigned’.
Click here for a clearer version of the video. In a statement, police said they will investigate the incident:
In 2012, Tsang was ejected from Chief Executive CY Leung’s inauguration ceremony.
The full TVB piece:
Appeal below via Occupy Central & human rights lawyer Michael Vidler.
Hotline for witnesses or victims of police excessive force / abuse during the occupy demonstrations: 91677091.