Rescue crew search for female cop who goes missing in sea during operation

Saturday, September 25, 2021

A female cop fell into sea and went missing in a marine police operation where officers were chasing a speedboat at the waters near Sha Chau in Tuen Mun.

According to sources, that female senior inspector was the commander of the police boat team.

The incident took place around 9am this morning. The police boat team was chasing a speedboat that was smuggling goods when it allegedly flipped over by accident. A number of officers fell into sea after the incident.

Firemen arrived and rescued three officers in the area. The injured trio were rushed to Tuen Mun Ferry Pier and then to hospital.

Firemen are still searching for the female cop in the area, while officers from Government Flying Service were mobilized to the scene as well to help in the rescue.