MAN ASSAULTS TWO FOR FIREWOOD
Sok Ry, 22, assaulted two
people after he accused them of stealing his firewood at 6pm in Phnom
Munty village, Prek Kak commune, Stung Trang district, Kampong Cham
province Monday. Sok Ry beat up An Thita, 24, and tried to cut her
brother Sok Ry, 22, on the face with a knife. Sok Ry has now been
arrested by the police.
MAN SHOT IN CHEST WITH PISTOL
The body of a 23-year-old man was found at 9:45am west of Chungruk
village, Chungruk commune, Koung Pisey district, Kampong Speu province
Tuesday. While the body has not been identified, the police have
attributed the case to rancour and robbery. The police have explained
that the victim was tied and taken from Chungruk Village to Thmor Kda
Village and shot with a pistol in the chest.
LIEUTENANT ON A SHOOTING SPREE
Kim Sovan, 27, a soldier; Bu Sambo, 36, a petrol vendor; and
35-year-old driver Chhon Mach, 35, have been arrested by Daun Penh
district military police after they shot a gun while driving a Hilux
Surf along Preah Sisowath, Sangkat Srah Chak in Phnom Penh Tuesday. The
incident occurred at 12:45am in front of 9999 II restaurant. Kim Sovan
confessed that the gun belongs to Klok Euon, a lieutenant colonel in
the military, who fired the weapon and fled the scene.
THREE MEN ROB JEWELLERY STORE
A group of three men armed with an AK-47 and two other unidentified
guns held up a jewellery store at midday at riverside market in Chhnok
Tru village, Chhnok Tru commune, Borybo district, Kampong Chhnang
province Wednesday. The three unidentified men fired at five display
cabinets and stole 686.25 grams of gold, US$1,400 and 5,500,000 riels.
Kampong Chhnang provincial police are currently searching for the men
along main streets and in the forest.
MAN ON PUMPKIN SEED RUN STEALS
Mab, 23, has been arrested for stealing a motorbike at Opka Sne, Roka
commune, Duan Keo district Tuesday. The motorbike owner said that Mab
borrowed his motorbike to buy pumpkin seeds and never returned it.