Suspected pirates kill Thai fisherman in Malaysian waters

Estimated read time 1 min read

Kuala Lumpur – A group of suspected pirates shot and killed a Thai fisherman in waters off Malaysia’s northern state of Penang, official news reports said Monday.

The victim, Aung Sirichai, 24, was fishing with four other people late Sunday when a small boat with seven men approached them.

“One of the men fired four shots, hitting the victim on his hip,” district police chief Hatta Mohamad Zin was quoted as saying by the Bernama news agency.

The Earth Times

Facebook Notice for EU! You need to login to view and post FB Comments!
TN

The main purpose of Thailand News is to offer our readers all news from the most popular and trusted newspapers in Thailand & Asia in one place.

Get breaking news and the latest news headlines from Bangkok, Phuket, Pattaya, Chiang Mai, Northern Thailand, Isan, the insurgency-plagued South and Asia.

More From Author

+ There are no comments

Add yours

Leave a Reply