The Anti-Corruption Unit (ACU) on Wednesday arrested a senior official from the Siem Reap provincial taxation branch and sent him to Phnom Penh to be placed in pretrial detention, officials said Thursday. Siem Reap Provincial Court president Duch Sok Sarin said that Liv Bunthan, the chief of the province’s medium-scale taxation management unit, had been arrested and charged with corruption offenses under Articles 592 and 593 of the penal code. The offenses are punishable by two to five years in jail and a fine of 4 million to 10 million riel, or about $1,000 to $2,500. Judge Sok
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