A NAKED man has been arrested after brutally “beheading” his mum as a result of he “thought she was possessed by a ghost”.
Eam Samnang, 32, is suspected of killing Hak Sokha, 65, after cops prevented him from killing himself after he was discovered strolling bare in Phnom Penh, the capital of Cambodia, on Saturday.
Eam Samnang is suspected of beheading his mum[/caption]
The alleged homicide befell in Por Sen Chey district’s Chaom Chao II commune[/caption]
When he was questions by police he reportedly admitted slitting his mum’s throat with a cleaver as a result of he “thought a ghost had entered her physique and possessed her”.
Deputy district police chief Chea Sovann stated officers discovered him strolling bare behind the Worldwide College constructing within the district of Sen Sok.
Samnang is claimed to have claimed that he would kill himself, however native police managed to disarm and restrain him, studies the Phnom Penh Submit.
The homicide befell on Saturday, and native residents referred to as police who discovered the suspect strolling bare.
Officer Sovann stated the sufferer’s head had been utterly separated from her physique.
Cops discovered a letter from the Khmer-Soviet Friendship Hospital in regards to the suspect’s psychological well being points on the scene.
The spokesman stated: “It’s onerous for us to say if the suspect has a psychological downside.
“He has a affirmation letter from hospital, however it’s unusual that an organization accepted him for work and gave him a month-to-month wage.
“The work card is legitimate till 2021.”
Physician Nong Sovanrath, who carried out the post-mortem, stated the mum had a darkish bruise on her brow.
He stated he suspected that earlier than killing his mom, Samnang knocked her unconscious.
Sovanrath added he didn’t know if Samnang has a psychological downside.
In the meantime, neighbours claimed that they noticed the suspect strolling across the space bare sooner or later earlier than his mom’s dying.
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They stated Sokha had purchased her son into their rented room shortly earlier than the assault befell.
A CCTV digicam reportedly filmed him leaving the property by way of a window whereas bare at round 8.40pm.
The investigation continues.
Cops discovered Eam Samnang strolling round bare[/caption]