Dealer lurks in dark, fails to remain discreet

Dealer lurks in dark, fails to remain discreet

Carpenter by day, drug dealer by night. A 21-year-old with two vastly different jobs was arrested Wednesday night in Phnom Penh’s Chhbar Ampov district.

Police had stopped him looking shifty in a “dark and quiet place”. They approached him and he ran, but was quickly caught.

Twelve packages of yama and drug paraphernalia were seized. The man said that he couldn’t make a good enough living from carpentry. RASMEY KAMPUCHEA


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