GAMBLE DOESN'T PAY FOR KOREAN MEN
Two Korean men were arrested on Tuesday and sent to Phnom Penh Municipal Court for further investigation after allegedly pawning a Lexus SUV they did not own for US$6,000 in order to gamble at a casino. Police arrested 40-year-old Yu Hiyuntak and Ly Sangsu, also 40, along with a Cambodian who had helped the two men rent the car from owner Sear Rady on August 24.
VENGEFUL VANDALS HAULED IN BY POLICE
Three men were arrested on Tuesday after throwing bricks at two apartments on the previous evening, damaging a glass door. The incident occurred at midnight on Monday at Chan Sambath apartment centre in Dangkor district's Choam Chao commune. The perpetrators explained that they were seeking revenge for a similar incident at their own house, which was caused by unknown individuals.
HIT-AND-RUN KILLS COP ON MOTOBIKE
A policeman riding a motorbike was killed instantly after an unknown car hit him from behind and ran over him. The incident occurred around 11pm on Tuesday on National Road 2 in Meanchey district's Chak Angre commune as the victim was going home from his job in Takhmao. The perpetrator is still on the loose.
DEGENERATE SENT TO KANDAL COURT
A Vietnamese man was arrested and sent to Kandal provincial court for raping a 10-year-old girl. The incident allegedly occurred last Thursday at the suspect's house. The degenerate had been watching an adult film when he saw the victim outside on the street and brought her back to his home. Police arrested the 19-year-old suspect after receiving a complaint the victim's cousin.
MAN SUSPECTED IN SISTER-IN-LAW'S RAPE
A 41-year-old man was sent to Takeo provincial court on Friday for allegedly raping his 30-year-old sister-in-law. The incident allegedly occurred at the suspect's house on Wednesday in Tram Kok district's Cheang Tong commune, while his wife was at the market. The victim said she was standing outside the house when the suspect invited her inside for lunch and subsequently forced himself upon her.