Opportunity knocks for car thief, police answer

Opportunity knocks for car thief, police answer

A bit of carelessness almost cost a Kampong Thom man his Lexus on Saturday. Police said the man had taken the car to deliver invitations to his son’s wedding when he left the keys behind.

An opportunistic thief abandoned his moto and jumped into the Lexus and sped off. Police, however, quickly set up roadblocks, and the vehicle was stopped on the road to Phnom Penh.

The suspect was taken into custody and reportedly confessed. KOH SANTEPHEAP

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