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Hong Kong police arrest Apple Daily columnist under security law -media

HONG KONG, June 23 (Reuters) - Hong Kong police arrested on Wednesday a columnist of pro-democracy tabloid Apple Daily on suspicion of conspiring to collude with a foreign country or foreign forces, local media TVB said.

Police, which typically do not disclose the names of those arrested, said they arrested a 55-year-old man on those charges.

TVB identified the man as an Apple Daily columnist who publishes under the pen name of Li Ping. (Writing by Marius Zaharia; Editing by Himani Sarkar)

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