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Chhun Sun


Chhun Sun covers high school sports, public safety, and general assignments for The Gazette. The Thailand-born, Cambodian-American joined the newspaper's staff in 2015. He previously worked at publications in California, Utah, Washington and the countries of Cambodia and Azerbaijan. He can be reached at or by phone at 719-636-0235. Follow him on Twitter at @chhunsun.

Chhaya Phat hands a Cambodian ice coffee to a customer from his Cambodian-American food truck called Awaken Food Truck Wednesday, Sept. 14, 2016, during the weekly farmers market outside the Colorado Springs Pioneers Museum. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
A 13-year-old girl died in a rollover crash in northeast Colorado Springs Saturday night. (KKTV photo)
Members of the Colorado Springs Chapter of the Gospel Music Workshop sing during the Martin Luther King birthday celebration on Sunday, January 14, 2018.The annual service was held at the Restoration of Life Ministries. (Photo by Jerilee Bennett, The Gazette)
Sophomore Krystina Hagood is James Irwin girl's basketball's top scorer, averaging 21 points per game. (Photo courtesy of James Irwin athletics)
A potential threat has prompted heightened security at Liberty High in Colorado Springs on Wednesday morning, according to an Academy School District 20 spokeswoman. (The Gazette file)