Anti-drug police in Phnom Penh on Thursday arrested a U.S. national wanted in the U.S. for drug trafficking and suspected of entering Cambodia illegally, according to police. Christopher James Petersen, 38, was arrested around midday at a rental house on Street 108 in Daun Penh district after a two-month search assisted by the U.S. Embassy and the U.S. Drug En*forcement Administration (DEA), said In Song, deputy chief of the Interior Ministry’s anti-drug police. “We arrested him with an American court warrant after we searched for him for about two months since we heard he came to our country,”
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