A military police officer was charged Thursday for violently pistol-whipping a 59-year-old man in a road-rage incident on National Road 4 in Kandal province’s Ang Snuol district, police and court officials said Thursday. “The military police officer…was charged with intentional violence,” said Vong Bunvisoth, deputy prosecutor of the Kandal Provincial Court. Major Proem Sorphorn, 40, chief of the military police’s provincial bureau of anti-drug research in Kompong Speu, violently attacked 59-year-old cyclist Nov Sovann on Wednesday after he cycled across the road in front of Maj. Sorphorn’s Lexus, causing him to have to brake abruptly. “Mr. Sorphorn stopped
© 2013, The Cambodia Daily. All rights reserved. No part of this article may be reproduced in print, electronically, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed without written permission.

More...