Bomb found in Poipet casino

Photo sourced from Cambodia News English

A suspect bomb was reportedly found at a casino in Poipet on Sunday, leading to a swift response from local police and the Cambodian bomb squad.

According to a report from Cambodia News English, a man found the suspect device at the Golden Crown Casino in Poipet City and alerted the casino’s security.

Arriving at the scene was local police and the Cambodian Mine Action Centre (CMAC), an organization dedicated to removing mines across the nation.

An official from the CMAC who was at the scene has confirmed that the bomb was real.