BREAKING: Hong Kong police raid private office belonging to pro-democracy media tycoon Jimmy Lai, exec says

14 police officers have raided a private office in Kowloon belonging to pro-democracy media tycoon Jimmy Lai, a top executive has told HKFP.Staff were absent at the time owing to Covid-19 arrangements, but attended when the police arrived at the Kowloon Millennium City office on Thursday morning. Police showed a search warrant for the raid, which Next Digital executive Mark Simon said was connected to their investigation into Lai’s private companies.Despite a request over the phone from Simon, police refused to wait for lawyers to attend and left quickly. Simon added that they had boxed up som…

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