Phnom Penh: A woman is still recovering in Calmette Hospital after being shot twice in the leg on May 28, 2019, at 2:20 am, outside LUX Club, # 53, Street 214, Village 5, Sangkat Boeung Raing, Khan Daun Penh, Phnom Penh.
Two male suspects, aged about 30 years old, used a pistol to shoot the victim. Jealousy is believed to have been the motive, and the men are reported as being known to the victim.
Police said that after receiving information, Daun Penh officers arrived at Calmette Hospital and met with the victim, named as Nil Lyina, 29, who was injured in the right thigh.
Poice are now investigating and the shooters (who have not been named, but pictures have been released in the press) will be arrested and prosecuted.
Police said that one of the perpetrators was the son of the Under-Secretary of State for the Ministry of Women’s Affairs (still unnamed) and another suspect had not yet been identified: they remain at large.