Old woman's suspect murderer arrested
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A young man who allegedly killed a 68-year-old woman in the Central Highlands city of Ban Me Thuot has been arrested.
The house where the old woman was found dead on October 8 Photo: Dan Tri
After four days of investigation, the police arrested 20-year-old Pham Truong Pha at a beauty salon.
After being questioned, Pha pleaded guilty to killing Be for robbery.
Be’s body was discovered at 91 Dinh Tien Hoang Street in Tu An Ward, at 3 pm on October 8.
A part of her house is used as a health and beauty care salon of Be’s daughter.
After being informed by an employee of the salon, the municipal police came and found Be lying dead on her back, with many deep cuts on the neck.
Be’s neighbors told the police that she stayed alone in the house everyday, except for the working hours of the salon.