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Arrest warrants issued for Phuket Imam shooting suspects

Surat Thani mosque

Surat Thani mosque. Image: Ahoerstemeier.


PHUKET: Phuket Provincial Court yesterday (Aug 5) issued arrest warrants for two men believed to have been involved in Thursday’s shooting of Baan Bangphae’s Imam Weerachart Kahapana.

The court yesterday evening issued an arrest warrant from 23-year-old Wisuth Yokyong at an address in Mai Khao, and 24-years-old Thanachai Chunthong from Trang on charges of premeditated attempted murder, illegal possession of firearm and ammunition, and carrying a firearm in a public place without a permit.

Full story: thephuketnews.com

Darawan Naknakhon