The comical case of the S’ville snoozer

The comical case of the S’ville snoozer

Three's nothing like following a good lunch with a nap, unless you’re a deep-sleeping security guard in Sihanoukville.

Police said the snooze in question allowed two thieves to sneak into the Stung Hav district facility he was guarding, break the lock on his bike and take off.

Luckily, the sound of the engine starting finally roused our hero, who called out for help.

A posse of villagers and local police gave chase and ultimately saved the bike.

KOH SANTEPHEAP

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