Dutch woman murdered, baby critical in Cambodia

2014-04-28 18:59


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Phnom Penh - A Dutch woman was found stabbed to death on Monday while her two-year-old baby daughter was critically wounded in an attack at their home in the Cambodian capital, according to police.

The 31-year-old was discovered with several stab wounds, according to Mom Sitha, the chief of the Phnom Penh police unit that oversees crimes involving foreigners.

Her baby daughter was critically wounded and has been sent to Thailand for treatment, he said.

"We don't know the motive yet... we are investigating," Mom Sitha added, without giving any further information on the circumstances of the crime.

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