Moto thieves attempt one steal too many

Moto thieves attempt one steal too many

Police managed to stop a moto robbery in Phnom Penh’s Meanchey district just in the nick of time on Tuesday, saving a motodop quite a headache.

Police said two motodops in the area had complained of being attacked and robbed in the area, prompting a search of the neighbourhood.

While searching, cops spied the suspects luring yet another motodop to a secluded place to steal his bike.

Police intervened and busted the two perps, earning the profuse thanks of the would-be victim. Deum Ampil

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