A 43-year-old man was on Tuesday beaten to death by a violent mob of 200 angry villagers in Kompong Cham province after he murdered his wife and stepdaughter, then mutilated their bodies and attempted to decapitate them, officials said. At about 11 a.m. Tuesday, Lang Pises, a farmer with a history of mental illness, savagely murdered his wife, Seng Thou, 43, and his 20-year-old stepdaughter, Muon Chinda, inside his wooden stilt house in Prey Chhor district’s Thma Poun commune, said Kite Vithou, commune police chief. “The man had almost cut off both his wife’s and his stepdaughter’s heads.
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