Police are hunting for a Vietnamese man after a naked woman was found with a knife cut to her jaw and a man wearing only underpants was discovered nearby with several wounds to his body in Tuen Mun in the New Territories on Thursday.
Police suspect the man attacked the Vietnamese couple after a love triangle unraveled. At 9am on Thursday, police in Hong Kong received a report about the Vietnamese couple, both 36-years-old, were found suffering knife injuries at Bamboo Bamboo Court at 79-85 Castle Peak Road (San Hui) in Tuen Mun, news website HK01.com reported.
The woman was naked, had a cut to her jaw and was calling for help in the lobby of the building. The man, wearing only underpants, was found lying 10 meters from the building with cuts to his head and wounds from a three-inch knife to his arms.
They were sent to the Tuen Mun hospital for treatment. The injured man and woman were a couple and rented a subdivided flat in the building. After an initial investigation, it was suspected the woman had been having an affair with the wanted man, who went to the flat to visit the woman but found her naked in bed with another man, the Apple Daily reported.
Police suspect the three had an argument and the suspect grabbed a knife from the kitchen and attacked the couple. Meanwhile, police discovered the injured couple were illegal immigrants and arrested them for illegal entry into Hong Hong, topping off what can only be described as a really bad day for the pair.
Police are now searching for the suspect, a Vietnamese man aged about 35 to 40 who is 1.7 meters to 1.8 meters tall and has short hair.