Krabi public works chief dies in hail of gunfire

 Krabi public works chief dies in hail of gunfire

Rural Royal Thai Police pick up truck in Na Wa, Nakhon Phanom province. Photo: Mattes.

A business conflict or jealousy are the suspected motives in the killing on Wednesday night of the chief public works engineer with the Krabi provincial administrative organisation.

Montree Upala, 57, was driving his pickup truck on Thungyai-Lamthap Road in Ban Khuankhiam village in Nakhon Si Thammarat’s Thungyai district when a hail of gunfire struck the vehicle at about 9.40pm.

Full story: The Nation

By The Nation


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