JavaScript is off. Please enable to view full site.

Man killed by drinking buddy in central Vietnam

Monday, August 31, 2020, 14:24 GMT+7
Man killed by drinking buddy in central Vietnam
A police officer investigates the scene of a murder in Duy Xuyen District, Quang Nam Province, August 29, 2020. Photo: M.T. / Tuoi tre

A man was killed and another injured when a drinking party among five friends turned violent in the central Vietnamese province of Quang Nam on Saturday night, police said on Sunday.

According to preliminary information, the five factory workers are tenants at rental rooms run by landlady V.T.B. in Duy Nghia Ward, Duy Xuyen District.

On Saturday night, they gathered for a few drinks on the premises.

At around 8:00 pm, a heated row broke out among them, leading L.V.T., 40, to stab H.V.T., 48, to death with a knife.

P.D.T., 26, also sustained injuries in the struggle.

Both victims were hospitalized and treated at Quang Nam Region General Hospital while L.V.T fled the scene after the incident.

Local police are cooperating with the provincial Department of Police to take statements from witnesses, investigate the scene, and track L.V.T.

Like us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter to get the latest news about Vietnam!

Tuoi Tre News


Read more




Vietnamese youngster travels back in time with clay miniatures

Each work is a scene caught by Dung and kept in his memories through his journeys across Vietnam

Experience summer sand-boarding in Mui Ne

Sand-boarding, a popular activity amongst local children in the coastal tourism town of Mui Ne in south-central Vietnam, is attracting hundreds of tourists to the Red Sand Dunes

Young maple trees given better protection as Hanoi enters rainy season

The trees are currently growing well, with green leaves and healthy branches.

Hunting skinks for food in southern Vietnam

Skink meat is known to be soft, tasty, and highly nutritious.

Vietnamese-made app allows people to grow real veggies via smartphone

Nguyen Thi Duyen, a young engineer in Hanoi, developed the app and its related services to help busy people create their own veggie gardens.

Latest news