Sihanouk Province: On September 28, 2018, at 17:00, the Chinese Embassy reported to the Preah Sihanouk provincial police commission that two Chinese were being detained in Room 401, on the 3rd floor of Hubei Guesthouse, Group 17, Village 1, Sangkat 4 Town – Sihanouk Province.
After receiving this information, the police force liberated the victims and detained two suspects.
The victims were named as: ZENG WEI HUI, 22 and ZHA REN QIANG, 23.
Two suspects: HU BIAO, 25 and XIONG LING, 30 live in Sihanoukville.
An IPHONE X and loan agreement, written in Chinese with a thumbprint and some relevant documents were seized as evidence.
The incident came about after the victims went to New Macau casino and borrowed money from the suspects. When they were unable to pay, the suspects took the victim to the room in which they were staying so that the victims could contact people to help pay before release.