Russell Kemp, an ex-captain in the South African Police Service and now a private detective, has teamed up with an ex-detective from the HCMC Police Force named Tran Hai Duong. The two men are on the trail of Gerard Prinsloo, a South African serial killer who is operating in Vietnam. They have finally discovered the location of Prinsloo’s secret hideaway in District 2. They know too that he has gone there with a young Vietnamese woman… By Rob Marsh
Justice is headed to Europe after a blip on the Asian radar. Gotye is zigging Tokyo-wards, while some of his Laneway Festival mates are zagging closer to where their festival circuit ends, in New Zealand and Australia. Snoop Dogg is headed straight back to the US, presumably only led so far afield by rumours of Thai sticks, and — oh yeah! — his first Indian tour ever.
Whether you’re being served a steaming bowl of pho at the Copacabana in Rio De Janeiro, or just grabbing a quick banh mi on the streets of New York City, today you can easily get your Vietnamese fix in most of the world’s major cities. But surprisingly, there are still some places (relatively) nearby where its reach hasn’t quite been felt yet.
Russell Kemp, an ex-captain in the South African police service and now a private detective, has teamed up with an ex-detective from the HCMC police force named Tran Hai Duong. The two men are investigating the murder of a Vietnamese woman by the name of Nguyen Hai Hien. All they know about the killer is that he is South African and that his first name is Gerard…
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Russell Kemp, an ex-captain in the South African Police Service and now a private detective, has teamed up with an ex-detective from the HCMC Police Force named Duong. They are investigating the murder of two Vietnamese women. So far they have managed to establish two things about the killer: he is a westerner and his first name is Gerard…
For those seeking status and the all-important ‘face’ in Vietnam, acquiring the latest iPhone 5 is sometimes worth their life. Words by Derek Milroy. Photo by Nam Quan