Brutal beating at the Russian Market

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Re: Brutal beating at the Russian Market

Post by John Bingham » Mon Oct 07, 2019 9:50 pm

siliconlife wrote:
Mon Oct 07, 2019 2:56 pm
One of the reasons I left Phnom Penh. Witnessed what looked like a mob justice murder on the riverside, two machete attacks on St. 51, and numerous savage beatings back in the day.
Ha! I manage to avoid all that by staying away from those areas as much as possible. 8)
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Re: Brutal beating at the Russian Market

Post by siliconlife » Mon Oct 07, 2019 11:01 pm

John Bingham wrote:
Mon Oct 07, 2019 9:50 pm
siliconlife wrote:
Mon Oct 07, 2019 2:56 pm
One of the reasons I left Phnom Penh. Witnessed what looked like a mob justice murder on the riverside, two machete attacks on St. 51, and numerous savage beatings back in the day.
Ha! I manage to avoid all that by staying away from those areas as much as possible. 8)
I lived on St. 51 because it was near my workplace. The machete attacks I saw from my balcony. The mob beating I was just driving by... I'd seen beatings back in Australia, and even a horrific manslaughter once, when I was 18. I guess I was young and wanted to party... Didn't know any better. I certainly avoid it now.
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Re: Brutal beating at the Russian Market

Post by LIVIDZX » Tue Oct 08, 2019 1:28 am

fax wrote:
Mon Oct 07, 2019 8:31 am
Street 376?
:?: That's nowhere near RM.
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Re: Brutal beating at the Russian Market

Post by fax » Tue Oct 08, 2019 6:23 am

LIVIDZX wrote:
Tue Oct 08, 2019 1:28 am
fax wrote:
Mon Oct 07, 2019 8:31 am
Street 376?
:?: That's nowhere near RM.
It’s 4 streets from TTP pagoda. I asked because the police had closed it off yesterday morning with guns drawn. “Nowhere near”, only a stone throw away.
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Re: Brutal beating at the Russian Market

Post by Brody » Tue Oct 08, 2019 6:42 am

fax wrote:
Tue Oct 08, 2019 6:23 am
with guns drawn.
Really?
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Re: Brutal beating at the Russian Market

Post by fax » Tue Oct 08, 2019 7:14 am

Brody wrote:
Tue Oct 08, 2019 6:42 am
Really?
What are you getting at?

I had to go around some coppers because they had blocked the street and I saw this thread and was wondering if it was the same incident. Apparently it was something separate. That’s all.
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Re: Brutal beating at the Russian Market

Post by Brody » Tue Oct 08, 2019 7:33 am

fax wrote:
Tue Oct 08, 2019 7:14 am
Brody wrote:
Tue Oct 08, 2019 6:42 am
Really?
What are you getting at?
What am I getting at?

Jesus man, you posted that the cops had their "guns drawn", which I found hard to believe, so I asked "really?". I wanted some clarification, because being a non-native English speaker, you might have misspoken.
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Re: Brutal beating at the Russian Market

Post by fax » Tue Oct 08, 2019 7:37 am

You find trivial things hard to believe all the time. You didn’t believe me when I said that I pass behind Lucky almost on a daily basis.

Now we’re debating if the guns were drawn or perhaps a few notches below what you consider drawn. Was I even on that street? I guess we will never know. Its’s tedious.
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Re: Brutal beating at the Russian Market

Post by Brody » Tue Oct 08, 2019 8:03 am

fax wrote:
Tue Oct 08, 2019 7:37 am
You find trivial things hard to believe all the time.
I don't find the fact that you reported that a police officer had his gun unholstered and drawn to be trivial at all.....

....hence why it caught my attention and I asked for clarification from you...

....clarification that never comes because you're a consistently truculent knuckle-head.
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Re: Brutal beating at the Russian Market

Post by LIVIDZX » Tue Oct 08, 2019 7:45 pm

fax wrote:
Tue Oct 08, 2019 6:23 am
It’s 4 streets from TTP pagoda. I asked because the police had closed it off yesterday morning with guns drawn. “Nowhere near”, only a stone throw away.
I live on 376 and saw no such thing, though could have missed it.
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