Phnom Penh: Two suspects attempted to a taxi, but were caught thanks to GPS.
The incident occurred at 1:20 am, on July 1, 2019 near the Wat Nok Vean pagoda along 608 Street, in Boeung Kak II commune, Tuol Kork district.
The first suspect, Sim Sarith, a 45-year-old security worker from Kien Svay district was detained along with Nary Ratt, a 39-year-old man.
According to local authorities, the taxi was parked at the Sokimexalong Nirak Keo Road, Street 225 in Veal Vong district, 7 Makara district.
The suspects also took the opportunity to steal the victim’s car, but the owner traced them using the GPS system and alerted cops.
The two suspects were detained and questioned by the police force in Tuol Kork district and swere sent to 7 Makara Inspectorate to proceed with the proceedings.