Meth, swords, axes seized from youths

Meth, swords, axes seized from youths

The millennial generation cops a lot of flak, but for five youths nabbed in Siem Reap town this week, criticism seems justified.

Aged between 17 and 21, the youngsters were no angels. Cops who pulled the group over found a smorgasbord of dodgy goods on their persons, including 27 bags of methamphetamine, two swords and two axes.

The perps wouldn’t divulge to what use the weapons were put. All were sent to the provincial prison awaiting a court date.

Kampuchea Thmey


  • Angkor Wat named as the top landmark for the second year

    Travel website TripAdvisor has named Cambodia’s ancient wonder Angkor Wat as the top landmark in the world for the second year running in their Travelers’ Choice Award 2018, an achievement Cambodian tourism operators expect will attract more tourists to the Kingdom. The website uses traveller

  • New US bill ‘is a violation of Cambodian independence’

    After a US congressmen introduced bipartisan legislation that will enact sanctions on Cambodian officials responsible for “undermining democracy” in the Kingdom, government officials and the ruling Cambodian People’s Party on Sunday said they regarded the potential action as the “violation of independence and sovereignty

  • Hun Sen detractors ‘will die’

    Prime Minister Hun Sen on Wednesday said those who curse or insult him would eventually die without a plot of land to bury their bodies after being killed by lightning, suffering the same fate as those who recently died in Thmar Baing district in Koh

  • NOCC to contest petanque, tennis axe

    The National Olympic Committee of Cambodia will lobby hard over the next few weeks for the inclusion of the Kingdom’s most productive medal-earning sport, petanque, along with vovinam and tennis after the disciplines were left out of the initial list of 30 preferred sports for