NORWEGIAN OVERDOSES IN PP HOTEL
David Senknut Winddy, 52, a Norwegian tourist, was found dead on Sunday in room 512 of the Diamond Hotel on Monivong Boulevard in Phnom Penh after an apparent drug overdose. His body was taken to Calmette Hospital for his relatives to pick up.
ARMED ROBBERS CAPTURED BY POLICE
Police in Kandal province arrested three of five robbers in Ang Snuol district for robbery on Sunday. Phan Chantha and Moul Lina were robbed of their motorbikes at gunpoint at midnight on Saturday. Heng Seng Hong, 25; Sorn Saren, 27; and Eam Viey attempted to flee to Phnom Penh but were captured by district police.
EIGHT-YEAR-OLD RAPED BY GUEST
An eight-year-old girl was raped three times by a man named Chhay, who was staying with the victim’s parents in Siem Reap. While the girl was playing in front of her father’s room, Chhay grabbed her and took her to an adjacent bedroom and then raped her. Chhay has been sent to the provincial court.
MAN ARRESTED FOR INCITMENT
Ouk Rann, 47, living in Kamakor village in Phnom Penh, was arrested by the Phnom Penh gendarmerie on Sunday after being accused of provoking land grabbings from 84 families in Phnom Penh.
MAN BLUDGEONED BY DRINKING BUDDY
Sorn Toy killed Chhuon Phea with a piece of wood after they were drinking together and had an argument. The event occurred in Prey Veng’s Kamchay Mea district on October 31. Sorn Toy has been arrested and sent to the provincial court, but the police still do not know what the conflict was about.
'FEROCIOUS MAN' MURDERED
l Three men were arrested in Ta Lor commune, Pursat province for the murder of Chhay Soeum, 19. The three suspects in custody – Dao Dorn, 35; San Thon, 28; and Soeum Phoeun, 27 – are three of five suspects in the murder. The three suspects said they were angry at the victim because he was a “ferocious man” who had threatened to cut them on multiple occasions. The arrested trio was sent to the provincial court on Monday.