Boyfriend arrested after being found unconscious alongside dead woman in Hong Kong

Police in Hong Kong have stated that they're treating the case of a dead body found in Hong Kong on Tuesday 10th September as murder, and have arrested her boyfriend.

The police were investigating whether foul play was involved in the death of a woman whose body was found alongside her unconscious boyfriend in a public housing flat in Castle Peak.

Emergency personnel were called to the flat after police received a report from a man who found the pair unconscious inside the unit.

The woman was certified dead at the scene by paramedics, according to police.

The man was suspected to have taken a sleeping pill and taken to Tuen Mun Hospital for treatment.