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Female Fagins, urchin assistant arrested in PP

Female Fagins, urchin assistant arrested in PP

A posse of alleged pickpockets and peddlers was busted by the cops at a market in Phnom Penh’s Prampi Makara district on Saturday.

Police said three women and a boy, aged 10 to 25, and have been stealing and selling fake jewellery at the market for several months.

When one group member tried to snatch a young woman’s handbag, she shouted for help and a security guard apprehended the suspect, who was handed over to police for questioning, revealing three others.



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