Five Fishing Game Suspects Arrested with a Firearm, Phnom Penh

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Five Fishing Game Suspects Arrested with a Firearm, Phnom Penh

Post by CEOCambodiaNews » Thu Feb 20, 2020 4:34 pm

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Cambodia News, Phnom Penh: At 11 am on February 18, 2020, intervention police forces in collaboration with a local police patrol group detained five suspects and confiscated a pistol at a fishing game den located at National Road 2, Tan 2 Village, next to the cigarette factory in Meanchey district, Phnom Penh.
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According to the local people, the gambling den with the fishing games were disturbing their sleep, and the clients were shouting agressively at the people living nearby, and they were causing fights and violence in the neighborhood. So the police came in to investigate the claims, and they arrested 5 suspects in possession of firearms and a motorcycle.
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The five suspects were taken to the local police post, where they were questioned and their case was recorded for the tribunal.
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Re: Five Fishing Game Suspects Arrested with a Firearm, Phnom Penh

Post by nave » Thu Feb 20, 2020 5:50 pm

Arrested in possesion of a firearm, ok.
But what does the motorbike have to do with it???
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Re: Five Fishing Game Suspects Arrested with a Firearm, Phnom Penh

Post by John Bingham » Thu Feb 20, 2020 6:26 pm

They might as well take the bike, the gun looks fucked, the slide is bent and the slide stop looks like it's been used to hammer in nails. The muzzle shouldn't be protruding like that either, it's probably just an airgun or something.
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Re: Five Fishing Game Suspects Arrested with a Firearm, Phnom Penh

Post by Ravensnest » Thu Feb 20, 2020 8:27 pm

it's not an airgun. it's a custom barrel with a beat-up crown that would make me nervous to fire. I cannot see where it is bent. the finish is sure shot on it! :)

what are these fishing games?
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Re: Five Fishing Game Suspects Arrested with a Firearm, Phnom Penh

Post by Mishmash » Fri Feb 21, 2020 12:23 am

It's gotta be the poorest copy of the G26 GEN4 SUB COMPACT 9MM in history.

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Even the Glock symbol is shite.

Still,... at night... in a stick-up... ???

Damn those Chinese fakes.

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Re: Five Fishing Game Suspects Arrested with a Firearm, Phnom Penh

Post by Yobbo » Fri Feb 21, 2020 1:39 am

Ravensnest wrote:
Thu Feb 20, 2020 8:27 pm

what are these fishing games?
A gambling video game where you have to shoot fish, turtles, mermaids etc from a fixed point on the screen, it's easy to shoot in there direction as they swim by but hard to gauge there depth. Can be very expensive if you don't know what your doing, a dollar lasted me about 3 minutes :( If you do know what you are doing you can win money!
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Re: Five Fishing Game Suspects Arrested with a Firearm, Phnom Penh

Post by atst » Fri Feb 21, 2020 10:31 am

Yobbo wrote:
Fri Feb 21, 2020 1:39 am
Ravensnest wrote:
Thu Feb 20, 2020 8:27 pm

what are these fishing games?
A gambling video game where you have to shoot fish, turtles, mermaids etc from a fixed point on the screen, it's easy to shoot in there direction as they swim by but hard to gauge there depth. Can be very expensive if you don't know what your doing, a dollar lasted me about 3 minutes :( If you do know what you are doing you can win money!
If you know what your doing and win to much you'll be taken out the back and beaten, your gambling so your not allowed to win
I'm standing up, so I must be straight
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Re: Five Fishing Game Suspects Arrested with a Firearm, Phnom Penh

Post by dodiengdaga » Fri Feb 21, 2020 10:38 am

John Bingham wrote:
Thu Feb 20, 2020 6:26 pm
They might as well take the bike, the gun looks fucked, the slide is bent and the slide stop looks like it's been used to hammer in nails. The muzzle shouldn't be protruding like that either, it's probably just an airgun or something.
I agree. It does appear like an airsoft/pellet gun, by the looks of the magazine.
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Re: Five Fishing Game Suspects Arrested with a Firearm, Phnom Penh

Post by Yobbo » Fri Feb 21, 2020 1:13 pm

atst wrote:
Fri Feb 21, 2020 10:31 am
Yobbo wrote:
Fri Feb 21, 2020 1:39 am
Ravensnest wrote:
Thu Feb 20, 2020 8:27 pm

what are these fishing games?
A gambling video game where you have to shoot fish, turtles, mermaids etc from a fixed point on the screen, it's easy to shoot in there direction as they swim by but hard to gauge there depth. Can be very expensive if you don't know what your doing, a dollar lasted me about 3 minutes :( If you do know what you are doing you can win money!
If you know what your doing and win to much you'll be taken out the back and beaten, your gambling so your not allowed to win
Don't think that would ever happen, just like poker machines there not designed to lose!
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Re: Five Fishing Game Suspects Arrested with a Firearm, Phnom Penh

Post by fazur » Fri Feb 21, 2020 2:19 pm

Mishmash wrote:
Fri Feb 21, 2020 12:23 am
Putin does NOT approve!!!
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isnt that a tokarev?
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