FIVE people allegedly caught in possession of amphetamine tablets in Chamkarmon district in March were charged with drug trafficking at the Phnom Penh Municipal Court yesterday. Presiding judge Yeth Malin said yesterday that In Cheng, 28, Sok Va, 16, Seang Ly, 31, Choy Da, 25, and Chhen Siha, 32, were found in possession of five packages of drugs containing 56 tablets. Suspect Sok Va admitted he had dealt drugs, alleging that his four co-defendants had supplied him with the drugs, which he had sold in return for a 2,000 riel (about US$0.50) commission per package. A verdict was set for August 20.
Five face drug charges
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