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Chase something out of Hollywood for American

An elderly American woman was being ferried around Phnom Penh in a tuk-tuk on Wednesday when a thieving duo sped by on a moto and snatched her handbag.

The tuk-tuk driver, however, quickly called to police stationed nearby. With the help of some moto taxi drivers, they chased down the robbers, who eventually crashed.

One was arrested but the other fled on foot. The tourist got back her purse and $77. KOH SANTEPHEAP



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