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This tomb raider enters annals of stupa criminals

This tomb raider enters annals of stupa criminals

An alleged grave robber was thwarted by Oddar Meanchey province police on Saturday with a bit of help from observant community members.

People living near the Kokmon commune stupa called up authorities when they saw a suspect breaking in.

Cops came quickly and arrested the 35-year-old looter, who was hauled to headquarters and given a lesson on the importance of cultural artefacts.

National Police


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