Kampong Thom: A woman was shot in the side by a man armed with a homemade speargun.
Officers reported that the violence was committed by the victim’s drunken spouse in Ou Artha village, Sala Prasat commune, Prasat Banthaing district, Kompong Thom province on 29 March 2019 at 19:15.
The suspect was identified as Hem Mom Huon, 55, the husband of the victim.
The victim, named Mau Yen, aged 45, was sent to a Kampong Thom provincial hospital with abdominal injuries.
Her husband dropped the weapon at the scene, and fled. Authorities are now hunting him.