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Sam Bith 'found'

Sam Bith 'found'

Former KR commander, Sam Bith, has been found living in a large house next to a police

post between Battambang and Pailin, Melbourne's The Age newspaper reported. Bith

is wanted for the murder of three backpackers and 15 Cambodians taken from a Sihanoukville

train in 1994. Cambodian authorities have claimed they could not try him as they

had no idea where he was. Two former KR were tried for the murders; one was convicted.

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