A TEENAGER was arrested following a botched motorbike robbery on
Saturday in Battambang province’s Battambang district. The victim, 48,
said that he was drinking a cup of coffee at a shop when the 15-year-old
suspect attempted to steal his motorbike. The suspect was later
apprehended by police and the motorbike was returned to its owner.
Police said that while in custody the suspect confessed to committing
around 70 prior robberies. RASMEI KAMPUCHEA