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In Brief: Jewellery vendors should be cautious

In Brief: Jewellery vendors should be cautious

Two gunmen snatched a bag of jewellery from a couple who were on their way to a market in Dangkor district, police said. San Pet, police chief of Kakab commune, said Monday that the bag, believed to contain around US$10,000 worth of jewellery, was snatched at around 7am as the couple were leaving their home. Speaking to the Post, he urged all jewellery vendors to be careful when travelling with their goods because of a recent increase in robberies and bag-snatching.

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