Cops crow, punters cry foul over cockfight raid

Cops crow, punters cry foul over cockfight raid

Police raided a gambling and cockfighting den in Phnom Penh’s Meanchey district on Monday, arresting nine of the 20 or so inhabitants and seizing a cock, five motorbikes and gambling equipment.

But the alleged gamblers claimed the police only raided the house so they could help themselves to the money in the gambling pot, some of which supposedly went missing after the raid. KOH SANTEPHEAP

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