Logo of Phnom Penh Post newspaper Phnom Penh Post - Murder victim found partially buried

Murder victim found partially buried

Murder victim found partially buried

Dangkor district police in Phnom Penh are investigating the death of a garment worker whose body was found by villagers on Tuesday, officials said yesterday. Khoun Lang, 22, disappeared from her house Monday night and was found partially buried the next day after an apparent murder, according to Chhoub Sok Heng, deputy Dangkor district police chief. Chhoub Sok Heng added that family members held a funeral for Khoun Lang at her home town in Kampot province’s Chhumkiri district.

MOST VIEWED

  • Proof giants walked among us humans?

    For years a debate has waged about whether certain bas relief carvings at the 12th-century To Prohm Temple, one of the most popular attractions at the Angkor Wat Temple Complex in Siem Reap province, depicted dinosaurs or some rather less exotic and more contemporary animal,

  • New US bill ‘is a violation of Cambodian independence’

    After a US congressmen introduced bipartisan legislation that will enact sanctions on Cambodian officials responsible for “undermining democracy” in the Kingdom, government officials and the ruling Cambodian People’s Party on Sunday said they regarded the potential action as the “violation of independence and sovereignty

  • Long way to go before Cambodia gets a ‘smart city’

    Phnom Penh, Siem Reap and Battambang will struggle to attain smart city status without adopting far reaching master plans, according to officials tasked with implementing the program. The brainchild of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean), the smart city program seeks to link up

  • Japan bank buys major stake in ANZ Royal Bank

    Japan's largest bank acquired more than half of ANZ’s shares in Cambodia on Thursday, according to a statement from Kith Meng’s Royal Group. Japan's JTrust Bank, announced that they had acquired a 55% of stake in ANZ Royal Bank. According to a Royal Group