Police in Pursat province on Monday said that a single, diesel-stained flip-flop recovered from the construction site where a 34-year-old Chinese supervisor was found murdered two weeks ago could belong to his killer, who is likely a co-worker at Pheapimex Group’s cassava plantation.
Military police on Monday questioned a cleaner who works at the Phnom Penh headquarters of the Singapore-based HLH Group over her involvement in the attempted extortion of the development company’s CEO by a guard and inmate at the Kandal Provincial Prison, officials said.
At least 24 people have died and 44 have been seriously injured in traffic accidents across the country late last week and over the weekend, according to police, as Cambodians flocked to the provinces for the Pchum Ben holiday, which began Monday and runs until Wednesday.
An amateur photographer has handed over a remarkable collection of images from at least 13 Cambodian refugee camps on the Thai border to the Documentation Center of Cambodia.
Officials and villagers in Ratanakkiri province say illegal logging is once again on the rise inside the Lumphat Wildlife Sanctuary and completely unregulated by the Environment Ministry officials in charge of the nominally protected zone.
A lowranking border police officer in Koh Kong province who killed a local man with a rock when a drunken argument between them escalated has been charged over the crime, a police official said Monday.
National Police Commissioner Neth Savoeun visited Preah Vihear province on Sunday and donated 500 boxes of beer and more than $33,000 to soldiers and police stationed along the border for their Pchum Ben celebrations, police said.
The Ministry of Commerce on Monday said it was preparing to send a report to Prime Minister Hun Sen requesting that the son of legendary crooner Sinn Sisamouth be given the exclusive right to distribute 73 of his late father’s songs.
Police in Kandal province’s Sa’ang district on Sunday found the body of a man who drowned Saturday when a canoe he was paddling with friends on the Bassac River capsized, while a second man who disappeared under water during the accident is presumed dead.
Police in Svay Rieng City say they are investigating the death of a 27-year-old man who was fatally stabbed on Friday night.
Police arrested a man in Mondulkiri province on Saturday evening for allegedly molesting a 10-year-old girl, but released him after the child’s parents decided not to file a complaint.