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Nakhon Si Thammarat man shot dead in a krathom party

A man was shot dead in Nakhon Si Thammarat’s Chulabhorn district after a dispute broke out during a krathom brew drinking party early on Tuesday, police said. The victim, identified as Sathit Changnam, 29, was shot 11 times all over is body. Several spent shells of 9mm pistol bullets were found at the scene – […]Read More

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73-year-old killed, gold, cash gone from ransacked home

NAKHON SI THAMMARAT: A 73-year-old man was found dead with multiple slash wounds to his face on Monday morning, his house ransacked and his gold and cash missing. The victim, identified as Muek Maikaew, was lying naked in a pool of dried blood when police arrived at his home in tambon Tha Rua, Muang district. […]Read More

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Eight Rohingya abandoned as smuggler panics

A SUSPECTED smuggler has abandoned eight Rohingya he was transporting in a pickup truck after trying to back away from a checkpoint in Nakhon Si Thammarat’s Chian Yai district and crashing into another vehicle yesterday. The truck was in no state to be driven further so the suspect fled the scene just before officers reached […]Read More

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Jealous wife arrested for love-triangle murder

NAKHON SI THAMMARAT: Five people have been arrested for the murder of an engineer who worked for the Krabi provincial administration, including the victim’s jealous wife. One suspect still remains at large in the fatal shooting of Montri Uppala in Nakhon Si Thammarat in early 2017. Full story: Bangkok Post NUJAREE RAEKRUN BANGKOK POSTRead More

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Two fishermen die after eating puffer fish eggs

NAKHON SI THAMMARAT: Two seamen from Myanmar have died and another is in hospital after eating fried puffer fish eggs. The two men, identified only as Shwe and Tal, consumed the eggs of the freshly caught fish on board the trawler Kra Saesin 31, skipper Wirat Sriwirat trawler told Si Chon police chief Pol Col […]Read More

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Elderly man killed in SUV-motorcycle clash

NAKHON SI THAMMARAT: A 77-year-old man was killed when his motorcycle was hit by an oncoming SUV on Highway 41 in Tham Phannara district on Sunday morning, police said. Pol Lt Samphan Wattanasong, a Tham Phannara duty police officer, said the accident happened at about 8.30am on a south-bound lane of Highway 41 near Village […]Read More

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Two arrested for sheltering 7 Rohingya illegal migrants

Nakhon Si Thammarat provincial police have arrested two people, including a railway police officer, and charged them for sheltering seven Rohingya illegal migrants. The Rohingya migrants, all are under 18 years old, were apprehended by railway police in Thung Song district as they were travelling on a south-bound train to Songkhla’s Hat Yai district from […]Read More

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Drug gang member shot dead in clash with police

NAKHON SI THAMMARAT: A member of an organisd drug network was shot dead during a clash with and a group of armed men in Phrommakhiri district late on Wednesday night, according to police. The shootout occurred at a rubber plantation in tambon Thonhong around 11pm, Pol Lt Col Roengchai Ratkitja, chief investigator for Phrommakhiri district, […]Read More