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One Mongolian killed, two others injured in failed gun shop heist

Khao San road, Bangkok

Khao San road, Bangkok. Photo: nakhon100.


Police foiled the alleged attempt by four Mongolian men to rob a gun shop out of firearms. Three of them were injured in a shootout with policemen and one of the alleged robbers died later at a hospital, police said.

The robbery of Inter Arms shop in Burapha area happened at 11 am. Pol Captain Thawatchai Phiewpong, deputy crime suppression inspector of Samrarn Raj police station, and another policemen were making a routine patrol and was also shopping in the area so they exchanged a gunfire with the robbers.

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By The Nation