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Nightclub bouncer forces elderly man to drink bottle of Coca-Cola by holding knife at his neck

By Mason White 1:01 PM October 13, 2017
Bottle of Coca-Cola (illustration)
Bottle of Coca-Cola (illustration)
By: Tanya Clark

An elderly man was surprised when a bouncer threatened him with a knife and forced him to drink a bottle of Coca-Cola, according to police in Hong Kong.

The 44-year-old suspect, who was not identified, was arrested and charged with possession of a weapon.

According to the police investigation, the suspect works as a bouncer at a popular nightclub.

The incident unfolded in Mong Kok, on Friday, at around 5:00 p.m.

The elderly victim was standing at the intersection of Arran Street and Canton Road when the suspect approached him.

The bouncer then pulled out a knife and put it on the neck of the elderly man.

The suspect ordered to man to drink a bottle of Coke.

The elderly man did what he was told as he feared for his life.

When the victim finished drinking the bottle of soda, the suspect fled the scene.

Police reviewed footage security surveillance cameras and identified the suspect.

Officers raided the suspect’s home on Portland Street, where the arrested the bouncer.

During questioning, the suspect told police that he carried a knife for protection as he owed money to people.

The suspect also admitted to using drugs before threatening the elderly man.