Moto thief runs out of steam before escaping

Moto thief runs out of steam before escaping

A hapless alleged thief in Kandal’s Sa’ang district walked right into the hands of police after the moto he attempted to steal ran out of gas on Wednesday.

According to police, a woman had gone to look for firewood in the forest, parking her moto about 100 metres away. She looked up just in time to see a man making off with her bike.

Unfortunately for the thief, however, the bike ran out of gas and sputtered to a stop just outside the forest, making it that much easier for police to nab him. NOKORWAT


  • 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

  • Ministry’s plan for net sparks fears

    The government has ordered all domestic and international internet traffic in the Kingdom to pass through a Data Management Centre (DMC) that has been newly created by the state-owned Telecom Cambodia, in a move some have claimed is an attempt to censor government critics. Spokesman

  • 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