One wily woman feigns love, steals a motorbike

One wily woman feigns love, steals a motorbike

A savvy scammer conned a drunk accident victim out of his motorbike when she pretended to be his girlfriend in Phnom Penh last Friday.

The femme fatale told cops at the scene of the motorbike crash that she would take the injured and intoxicated man to a doctor, claiming they were a couple.

She was kind enough to drop the drunkard off at a Phnom Penh clinic before taking off with his moto. Police, however, found and apprehended the lying lady on Tuesday.

Kampuchea Thmey

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