Hapless Tuk-Tuk Thieves Caught Running On Empty

Phnom Penh: At 3:10 am on March 3, 2021, the police of Prey Sar police station in Dangkor district arrested 3 suspects during a patrol of Praka village, Prey Sar commune, Dangkor district. The suspects were taken for questioning, and it was discovered they had stolen a tuk-tuk from Tuol Pong village, Sangkat Choam Chao 1, Khan Por Sen Chey. In the morning police of Po Sen Chey district then came to take them for more questioning at the Choam Chao 1 police station

The three suspects are:
1 / Kruy Mengly, alias Hear, male, 30 years old, living in Phum Trea 3, Sangkat Stung Meanchey 1, Khan Meanchey.
2 / Heng Tola, male, 31 years old, living in Phum Trea 3, Sangkat Stung Meanchey 1, Khan Meanchey.
3 / Ly Makara, Male, 33 years old, living in Prey Pring Tbong 2 Village, Sangkat Choam Chao 3, Khan Por Sen Chey.

The victim was Uon Pao, male, 27 years old, a factory worker and tuk-tuk driver, living in Toul Pong Village, Sangkat Choam Chao I, Khan Por Senchey, Phnom Penh. The tuk stolen by the suspects, along with a Honda Wave with license plate number 1J-4639 were taken by police.

According to the information from the police, at 3:10 AM on March 3, 2021, the local patrol force encountered three suspects who were pushing a tuk-tuk in Praka village, Prey Sar commune.

According to the victim, before the incident on the night of March 2, 2021, the moto was almost out of gas when he parked in front of his rented room as usual and then went to bed. On March 3, he found his machine was and went to the police, only to find out that the police had arrested three suspects.

The three suspects were handed over to the police at Choam Chao I police station in Por Sen Chey district for questioning and case processing.


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