American Tourist TAYLOR LEWIS Detained for Flying Drone in Restricted Area

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American Tourist TAYLOR LEWIS Detained for Flying Drone in Restricted Area

Post by CEOCambodiaNews » Wed Nov 20, 2019 7:34 am

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Cambodia News (Phnom Penh): On November 19, 2019, at noon, a 28-year-old American tourist, TAYLOR DEAN LEWIS,male, was detained for flying a drone on the restricted area in front of the Royal Palace, on street 184, Sangkat Chey Chumneas, Phnom Penh.
The American man launched his drone camera directly in front of the Royal Palace, which is a restricted area, strictly forbidden to drones. Police went to the scene and detained the American man and confiscated a drone MAVIC2, two batteries, an iPhone 11 pro, and a bag.

The police then sent Mr Lewis to the department of Anti-Cyber Crime to follow the legal action.
Tourists and foreign residents are advised to ask about restricted zones and ask permission from the authorities before flying drones in Phnom Penh.
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