Seven years bad luck – and a hefty bill to boot

Seven years bad luck – and a hefty bill to boot

A 35-year-old in Phnom Penh’s Por Sen Chey district was arrested on Sunday for trashing his rented room in a drunken rage.

Police intervened when the owner of the room reported that his tipsy tenant had used a stick to smash the mirror in his room.

Although dissatisfaction with your reflection isn’t a crime, police were compelled to make the man write a written promise to compensate for the damage caused by his drunken narcissism.

ANN

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