Tags : Crime

Bangkok

Suspect in Thursday’s shootings in Bangkok to be held in

The suspect in Thursdayโ€™s shooting spree in and around Bangkok is in custody and will be held for at least for 12 days, during the initial questioning and investigation. The police are opposing bail, because the suspect is a flight risk and due to the severity of the case, involving 2 deaths in 2 provinces. […]Read More

News

Extradition to Thailand of British man arrested in Ibiza for

The European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) on Tuesday upheld the decision of the Spanish High Court to extradite a British citizen accused in Thailand of murdering a woman in the western province of Kanchanaburi. Strasbourg has thus responded to the complaint filed in October 2019 by Shane Kenneth Looker, who was arrested in Ibiza […]Read More

South

Hospital director killed by lone gunman in Phetchaburi clinic

The director of Phra Chomklao Hospital, in Thailandโ€™s Phetchaburi province, was shot dead in his clinic by a lone gunman this morning (Saturday). According to eyewitness accounts, the gunman parked his white sedan opposite the Dr. Chumphon Clinic and then walked into the premises, asking about the estimated costs of treatment of his ailment. Full […]Read More

Isan

Man bashes wife, son with hammer, burns their bodies, house

NAKHON PHANOM: A man has been arrested on charges of beating his wife and their 14-year-old son to death with a hammer and setting fire to their bodies and their home on Thursday night. He is also accused of chasing and attacking another woman with the hammer, before being overwhelmed and restrained by other neighbours. […]Read More

Isan

Man stabs nephew to death in Buriram

BURI RAM: A 74-year-old man was arrested on Monday for allegedly stabbing his 60-year-old nephew to death following a row in Prakhon Chai district. Pol Col Jetsarit Phaengsrisan, the Prakhon Chai police chief, said the incident occurred on Sunday when the man, Ka-ed Miadtiab, 74, went to the house of Siri Plai-prakhon, his elder sister, […]Read More

North

Kanchanaburi: Fatal shots end dispute over wife’s phone number

KANCHANABURI: A retired Muay Thai boxer is wanted by police for allegedly shooting dead his good friend, who is said to have ignored warnings not to give his wife’s phone number to deliverymen. The violence flared at a snooker club run by the 43-year-old victim, Sawang Charoenmak, at his house in Moo 10 village of […]Read More