On July 8, 2020, a female victim posted a video seeking justice and public intervention on the Tik Tok network, claiming that she had been beaten and threatened with death by the owner of Angkor Chum Noodle Shop. The victim then went on to meet with reporters to broadcast a live story that led to the violence.
The victim described that she was advised by a friend to sit down to eat with guests to receive a $ 20 tip at Angkor Chum Noodle Shop around Boeung Salang. After dinner, two guests drove her home, but on the way to the car, a customer asked her for sex, promising $ 100, but she refused to go, causing an argument. Then she opened the car window and shouted for help, then the perpetrator stopped the car and escaped, so she was not satisfied, so she posted a video on Tik Tok and continued to seek intervention. From the authorities near the scene, as well as some journalists. After many interventions could not be resolved, on July 9, 2020, she decided to file a complaint at the Phnom Penh Gendarmerie Command. After receiving the complaint from the Anti-Human Trafficking Office of the Phnom Penh Municipal Gendarmerie, they followed the procedure and arrested the suspect named Kao Nora, the manager of Angkor Chum Noodle Shop, Boeung Salang Branch on the 11th. July 2020 and sent to the court on the morning of July 13, 2020 for sentencing according to law.