Two Children Killed by Decorative Pillars in Cambodia

On December 1, 2016, two children were killed by those Buddhist decorative pillars (not sure what they’re called in English, but in Khmer they’re “reantevta“) in Cambodia. 8 year old boy died on the spot in Prek Russey, Takmao District in Kandal Province. 5 year old girl from Kampong Chhnang was taken to hospital where … Continue reading “Two Children Killed by Decorative Pillars in Cambodia”

Man Commits Suicide by Hanging Inside Chinese Temple in Cambodia

In Phnom Penh, Cambodia, a man was found hanged inside a Chinese Buddhist temple called Wat Sompovmeas. The man had no identification on him, and nobody from the area known as Khan 7 Makara (January the 7th District) recognized him. Cambodian forensic experts didn’t find any signs of foul play and determined his death to … Continue reading “Man Commits Suicide by Hanging Inside Chinese Temple in Cambodia”

Cambodian Man with Guts Coming Out Through Abdominal Wound

Making sense of what happened out of the translation from Khmer was not particularly easy, but it would appear that the man came to see his estranged ex wife, in an attempt to iron things out and get back together again. But the woman played hard to get and turned him down. The fellow apparently … Continue reading “Cambodian Man with Guts Coming Out Through Abdominal Wound”

Speeding Motorcyclist Hits Parked Truck in Cambodia

A young Cambodian motorcyclist hit a truck parked on the side of the road while traveling at a high rate of speed. The impact killed him on the spot. The incident took place on November 8, 2016 on National Highway 1 in Svay Rieng, Cambodia. Motorcyclists rear ending trucks is nothing new. Translation from Khmer … Continue reading “Speeding Motorcyclist Hits Parked Truck in Cambodia”

Cambodian Man in Rough Shape with Nasty Leg Break

No real background info to speak of here, but the pics are from Cambodia. They depict a man in rough shape with a nasty leg break. It’s possible that the pics are of a motorcycle crash aftermath. The victim had tourniquet applied to his leg, but blood loss seems quite significant, and in some pics … Continue reading “Cambodian Man in Rough Shape with Nasty Leg Break”

Drunk Cambodian Man Burns One Month Old Grandchild to Death

In Cambodia, a 54 year old man burned his own grandchild to death allegedly because he was angry with his daughter, the child’s mother, who decided to eat out without telling her husband. The child was only 1 month old, and the man was reportedly drunk when he set it alight inside the house. The … Continue reading “Drunk Cambodian Man Burns One Month Old Grandchild to Death”

Corpse of Young Woman Found Wrapped in Hello Kitty Blanket

A corpse of a young woman was found by scavengers at a dump in Phnom Penh, Cambodia. The victim was recognized as an employee at “Club 55” (some kind of night club in Phnom Penh). She had been strangulated with a power cable, and wrapped in a Hello Kitty blanket. There appears to be serious … Continue reading “Corpse of Young Woman Found Wrapped in Hello Kitty Blanket”

Cambodian Government Official Decapitated in Traffic Accident

In the Prey Veng province, Cambodia, a government official in a Toyota got in a head on accident with an oncoming taxi, and died decapitated. Here’s less than Thai epic, but nevertheless fun to read translation from Khmer: Nheaksach! Vice Provincial Social Security Fund drove Yi car collided with a taxi heading back into mattresses. … Continue reading “Cambodian Government Official Decapitated in Traffic Accident”

Cambodian Man Has Face Disfigured with Acid

Video from Cambodia depicts a man whose face was burned and disfigured with acid. He looks as if acid melted his face, and it then solidified after forming bridges with chest and shoulders, eliminating the neck. Burn marks can be seen all the way down his torso. He also appears to have difficulties closing his … Continue reading “Cambodian Man Has Face Disfigured with Acid”

Thief Murders 7 Year Old Girl to Steal Her Earrings and 60 Cents

On October 16, 2016, in Kep province, Cambodia, a robber killed a 7 year old girl to steal her earrings and 2,500 Riels (equivalent of $0.60 US). Kep police identified the killer as 25 year old man named Poeun, a farmer living in the village of Damnak Thom. He dumped the girl’s body in a … Continue reading “Thief Murders 7 Year Old Girl to Steal Her Earrings and 60 Cents”