Phnom Penh: A Kenyan woman who was a teacher died of a heart attack from a drug overdose at 9:40 pm on May 18, 2021 at 86, Street 9, Borey Phnom Penh Thmey, Toul Kork Village, Sangkat Toul Sangke 1, Khan Russey Keo.
Authorities said that AGNES WANGARIWANJIKU , female, 28, was living in a rented room in Sangkat Toek Laak 3, Khan Toul Kork. A urine test on the deceased showed traces of morphine/opiates.
According to FLOREME OKEWA, female, a Kenyan friend of the victim, on May 17, 2021, the victim came to stay with her- and was suffering from medical problems. On the evening of May 19, 2021, the victim suddenly felt unwell and the victim called her ex-boyfriend to drive to Calmette Hospital, and when they arrived, she was pronounced dead.
According to the conclusion of the competent experts that the woman died of a heart attack caused by the use of morphine. The body was kept at Stung Meanchey pagoda. A source has later suggested this was caused by over-the-counter medication and not illegal drugs.