Search form

Login - Register | FOLLOW US ON

Logo of Phnom Penh Post newspaper Phnom Penh Post - Police arrest man over rape

Police arrest man over rape

Kampong Siem district police in Kampong Cham province yesterday arrested a 22-year-old man on suspicion of burglary and rape.

Tak Cheat, Kampong Siem district police chief, said the suspect entered a home in Koh Brak village and stole a mobile phone and US$20, and then abducted a 6-year-old girl resident and raped her about 200 metres from her residence.

Family members found her shortly after the rape and sent her to hospital for treatment, he said, adding that the suspect would be sent to provincial court.



Please, login or register to post a comment

Latest Video

Turkish Embassy calls for closure of Zaman schools

With an attempted coup against the government of President Recep Erdogan quashed only days ago and more than 7,000 alleged conspirators now under arrest, the Turkish ambassador to Cambodia yesterday pressed the govern

CNRP lawmakers beaten

Two opposition lawmakers, Nhay Chamroeun and Kong Sakphea were beaten unconscious during protests in Phnom Penh, as over a thousand protesters descended upon the National Assembly.

Student authors discuss "The Cambodian Economy"

Student authors discuss "The Cambodian Economy"

Students at Phnom Penh's Liger Learning Center have written and published a new book, "The Cambodian Economy".