Attempted Murder and Suicide in Battambang Town

Battambang: On June 13, 2019, at 5:40 pm a violent incident occured inDamn Luong Village, Sangkat WatKor, Battambang Town.

The suspect, Karat Chetra, 28, attacked his wife, Sok Lin, 27, who suffered serious injuries and was sent to a military hospital. In the meantime, the husband assumed that his wife had died and ran to his neighbor’s home and killed himself.

According to the testimony of witness Kung Sothearin, a 47-year-old male, on June 13, 2019, at 17:20, he was seated in front of the house with his brothers. The suspect came to his home and borrowed a knife, and then killed himself with it under the stairs.

Jealousy is reported as the motive.

After the incident, the police arrived at the scene and confirmed it was a case of suicide.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *