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Hong Kong: A woman charged with aiding the murder and amputation of model Abby Choi in Hong Kong has been arrested in mainland China, Hong Kong police said on Tuesday.
The arrest of a 29-year-old woman brings the number of people allegedly involved in the incident to seven. Police said they suspect she fled to mainland China after assisting another suspect. She was handed over to Hong Kong authorities at Shenzhen Bay Port on Tuesday, they said.
The gruesome murder of Ms. Choi, 28, has fascinated many in Hong Kong and mainland China. Violent crime levels are very low in semi-autonomous cities in southern China.
Last week, her ex-husband Alex Kwon, father Kwon Kaw and brother Anthony Kwon were charged with murder. Alex Kwong’s mother, Jenny Li, has been charged with perverting the course of justice. It is All four were detained without bail.
Police also arrested two other people accused of aiding another suspect in the case.
Choi, who had more than 100,000 followers on Instagram, disappeared on February 21, a report later filed with police said.
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