Pursat: Police arrested a suspect over a fraudulent money scam and seized nearly $ 20,000 worth of fake dollars on Sept. 10, 2018 in Peal Nhek 1 commune, Phteah Prey, Pursat town.
The female detained is named Hok Vuthy, also called Chay Mai, a 22-year-old Khmer from Kapas village, Chhnamom commune, Krakor district.
The arrest of the suspect is based on a complaint filed by Om Datty, 29, a Khmer resident of Trapeang Keng Village, Sangkat Chom Chao, who alledged that the woman had cleared $400 via Wing and 3 million Riel in August 2018.
The police seized evidence, including $ 15,300 in phony greenbacks, one mobile phone, jewellry, one Cambodian national identification number and a handbag.
The suspects, including exhibits, were sent to the Pursat Provincial Military Command to complete the procedure.