Hand-touching leads to face-punching at club

Hand-touching leads to face-punching at club

A brawl over a gangster’s girlfriend in Kampong Cham town on Sunday spelled tough love for the six men arrested.

According to police, two groups confronted each other outside a club after one man accused another of touching his girlfriend’s hand on the dancefloor.

When the accused refused to apologise, a scuffle broke out and escalated until police intervened, though not before three men were left seriously injured.

The trio were hospitalised and later joined the others at the police station.

KOH SANTEPHEAP

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