Hong Kong teenager kills mother and sister

Hong Kong (dpa) – A 15-year-old Hong Kong youth has been arrested

after allegedly stabbing his mother and sister to death Thursday. 

   Police said the teenager called them around 3:30 am and said he

had killed his 42-year-old mother and 12-year-old sister at their

flat in the city’s Tsuen Wan district.

   The bodies were discovered with multiple knife wounds on their

necks and lower parts of their torsos. The teenager had a butcher’s

knife on him when found by police. He also had injuries on his hands.

   An initial investigation indicated the teenager did not have a

history of psychological problems or argued with anyone before the


   The motive for the attack was unknown.