POLICE OFFICER CUT ON THE NECK
A policeman was cut on the neck at 9pm on Friday in Ta Nguon village, Kakab commune, Dangkor district, Phnom Penh. Nav Socheat, 35, was cut on the neck with a blade from behind by an unidentified man after he left the house warming party of his friend who lived in the same village.
ASK A FRIEND FOR A LIFT, ROB HIM
A man asked a friend for a life on his motorbike along a road near Anlong Chrey village, Pram Bey Mom commune, Thpong district, Kampong Speu province and then robbed him while they were on the way to their destination. When they arrived at their destination Ros Pheak, 25, asked Torng An, 36, to stop and then proceeded to hit him with a post that he had taken from the roadside until Torng An fell down and lost consciousness. Then Ros Pheak rode the motorbike away because he thought Torng An was dead. Torng An was taken to hospital by the police. The event happened on Friday.
MAN ARRESTED FOR STEALING PHONE
A man was arrested by Toeuk La'ok 3 police when he snatched a phone but was caught by its owner. The event happened on Friday at 632, Street 257, Toeuk La'ok 3 commune, Tuol Kork district, Phnom Penh. The suspect, Long Bun Thoeun, 18, asked the victim to use his phone to make a call, but instead drove away with it.
ACLEDA BANK THIEF DETAINED AT COURT
Last month, a Taiwanese man was robbed of US$50,000 when he went to Acleda bank headquarters at 61, Monivong Boulevard, Daun Penh district, Phnom Penh. The suspect, Um Chi Vorn, 29, was arrested Friday and sent to court on Sunday. The court has temporarily detained the suspect to open an investigation before trying him.
MAN ARRESTED OVER JEALOUSY MURDER
Kampong Speu and Kampong Chhnang police arrested a man on Friday for his alleged involvement in attempted murder. The arrested was Sien Savoeun, 26, living in Kork Thom village, Moha Russey commune, Kong Pisey district, Kampong Speu province. He was accused of attempting to kill Mork Meas, 35, living in the same village on May 30. He told police he wanted to kill Mork Meas because he was jealous after he saw him drive his wife, Say Sopheak, home.