Sihanoukville: A young boy aged around 2 was brutally killed and his 6 year old sister sister left fighting for her life after a brutal attack in a rented apartment in Prey Nub, Sihanoukville.
*UPDATE: The girl later died after being transferred to hospital in Phnom Penh.
Initial reports say that both children had been badly beaten and there are signs of sexual assault.
This event occurred at 4 pm on May 29, 2019, located at Ou Rit, Sangkat 4, Sihanoukville.
According to local media the parents are construction workers who had left the children at home.
CNE has been told that members of the Child Protection Unit are currently on the way to the crime scene to assist Sihanoukville police, and have opened Task Force India.
A full statement will be issued by CPU later.