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Recidivist rapscallion roughed up, re-arrested

A thief out on bail couldn’t resist his kleptomaniac impulses in Sihanoukville on Wednesday.

The 23-year-old convicted car thief pretended to buy a necklace from a gold seller, but once the item was taken from the case, the sticky-fingered crook snatched his prize and dashed.

The vendor yelled for help, and nearby vendors captured and beat the man before giving him to police. Kampuchea Thmey



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