The Phnom Penh Municipal Court on Tuesday tried two former police officers facing charges related to the shooting of a 29-year-old man who refused to pay a bribe at an unofficial roadside checkpoint in January. Presiding Judge Suo Sam Ath said You Sokkea, 30, and Kong Dara, 44, are facing charges of attempted extortion and illegally using a weapon. In court, Mr. Sokkea denied shooting the victimóDy Vichet, who was left with a bullet wound in the left side of his chest after the encounter on Street 598 in Russei Keo districtóbut confessed to discharging his gun and
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