Police mull lèse majesté charge against driver involved in road rage incident

 Police mull lèse majesté charge against driver involved in road rage incident

The Wat Phra Pathom Chedi temple viewed from a street in Mueang Nakhon Pathom. Photo: Phong Phat G.



Police are considering filing a charge of lèse majesté against a hot-tempered motorist, who allegedly makde insulting remarks about the Thai people in general and the country’s highest institution, in a road rage incident in the Buddha Monthon district of Nakhon Pathom on Wednesday.

Pol Lt-Gen Kamron Boonlert, commander of Nakhon Pathom provincial police, said today (Friday) that police have released 24-year old foreign-educated student, Rachot Wangitcharoensuk, without filing a custodial charge, late Thursday night after questioning him for several hours.

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