Agnes Chow, Joshua Wong arrested
Friday, August 30, 2019
The pro-democracy party Demosisto says police arrested one of its leading members, Agnes Chow Ting, in the morning today. The party said she was arrested at her home and taken to Wan Chai police station, RTHK reports.
The party said it was not yet known what charges she faced and lawyers had been called in.
Earlier, Demosisto also said party secretary general Joshua Wong Chi-fung had also been arrested.
Demosisto said he was taken into a private car while on his way to South Horizons MTR station at about 7:30 am today. The party said he had also been taken to Wan Chai police station.
Demosisto said Wong was facing three charges.