Search form

Login - Register | FOLLOW US ON

Logo of Phnom Penh Post newspaper Phnom Penh Post - Police Blotter: 29 Dec 2011

Police Blotter: 29 Dec 2011

•Scorned wife attacks husband’s mistress
A scorned wife was arrested on Tuesday for attacking her husband’s mistress in Phnom Penh. The husband, an anti-drug-trafficking police official, had not gone home for a few weeks, staying instead with his mistress. His enraged wife, accompanied by one of their daughters, went to the mistress’s house and smashed her motorbike and front door with a piece of wood. The mistress and the husband came to the door, and the wife slapped the mistress. Police came and arrested all three. The mistress asked for cash from the wife in lieu of filing a complaint.
Koh Santepheap

•Man beats uncle with wood after argument
A 26-year-old man was arrested on Tuesday for drunkenly attacking his uncle with a piece of wood in Kampong Speu’s Odong district. The men had been drinking and argued about who had greater drinking prowess. The nephew took a piece of wood to his uncle’s head, leaving the 42-year-old with a bloody wound. The nephew is in jail awaiting trial.
Kampuchea Thmei

•Karaoke gunfire leads to arrest of two men
Two men were arrested on Monday after firing a gun in a karaoke parlour in Kandal’s Takmao district. The men were ready to leave and wanted to tip the hostesses in their room. However, one of the hostesses had already left, angering the men, who proceeded to fire two shots at the ceiling and one at the wall. The karaoke parlour owner called police, who arrested the pair but held them for only two hours before releasing them, as they had links to high-ranking government officials. They were later re-arrested.
Nokor Wat

•Husband gets violent after wife groped
A 26-year-old man was arrested on Tuesday after hitting a 39-year-old man with a piece of wood for groping his wife. The suspect said he was justified in his actions, as the man had drunkenly grabbed his wife’s breasts last Sunday in Phnom Penh’s Sean Sok district. When the couple encountered the molester on Tuesday, the wife told the husband to attack the man to defend her honour. The husband is in jail awaiting trial, and the other man is in hospital.
Nokor Wat  

•Teen arrested after four rob man of phones
An 18-year-old man was arrested for robbing a motorbike driver of his mobile phones on Monday in Phnom Penh’s Dangkor district. Witnesses said the driver was sitting on his moto when four men approached him. They hit and kicked him and stole his two mobile phones. The victim shouted for help and a passer-by caught one of the attackers. 
Koh Santepheap

0

Comments

Please, login or register to post a comment

Latest Video

Phnom Penh eats: Homegrown veggies at Bayon Beoung Snor

​Nestled along National Road 1, Bayon Beoung Snor is a farm-cum-restaurant. The team grows their own vegetables, which they then use to whip up traditional Khmer food.

Bill Clough reflects on The Phnom Penh Post's 25 year history

The Post's publisher Bill Clough, under whose leadership the publication went from a fortnightly to a daily one, discusses his investment in Cambodia, his vision for the paper in an increasingly digital age,

People search for their names on the voter lists at a polling station in Kampong Cham’s Veal Vong commune earlier this month.

Four years ago, when the opposition snatched Kampong Cham away from the ruling party in 2013 national elections, it hinted at a deeper shift taking

Comfrel Executive Director Koul Panha speaks to the press at a meeting yesterday in Phnom Penh.

As the National Election Committee launched into the recount proc