Phnom Penh (FN), Dec. 17 – Cambodia is requesting Laos to extradite one Cambodian criminal, charged of cheating Cambodian people with money worth of US$60 million, according to senior police official on Monday.

The accused Hout Sovann is a ringleader working for EBC, AIF, and ICA who has cheated 7,000 Cambodian locals by promising them with higher return on investment.

Cambodia-Laos signed extradition treaty in 1999 and came into force in 2005 to support one another on legal and criminal issue.