Hong Kong student who snatched police officer’s shotgun found guilty of rioting, faces up to 7 years in jail

A Hong Kong student faces up to seven years behind bars after being found guilty of rioting and attempted possession of firearms on Thursday for snatching a police officer’s shotgun during a protest two years ago.Chan Chun-hin, 18, faces a likely jail sentence following the District Court ruling, as the judge found the lesser punishment of correctional training inappropriate given the serious nature of the offences.The judge remanded the student in custody and called for a background report to…