Man sees red, takes red wine glass to victim

Man sees red, takes red wine glass to victim

In one of our more refined stabbings of late, a capital man was attacked with a wine glass on Wednesday.

Police said the victim made the crucial error of attempting to woo the suspect’s paramour while drinking at a Chamkarmon district bar.

Enraged, the suspect eschewed the standard broken-bottle approach, attacking the man instead with a broken wine glass.

The damage done, the suspect grabbed his girlfriend and vanished into the night. The victim was sent to hospital and police are now looking to make an arrest. KAMPUCHEA THMEY

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