Tags : Villagers

South

Buddhist monk, three villagers killed in Pattani shooting

PATTANI, Feb 13 – A Buddhist monk and three villagers were killed in Pattani’s Mae Lan district in a gun attack this morning after a commercial bank employee was shot and burnt to death yesterday evening. The attack occurred at Mae Lan sub-district as villagers were giving morning alms to a Buddhist monk from Wat […]Read More

South

Four villagers killed in Pattani car hijacking

PATTANI, Dec 4 – Four people were slain in violence-plagued Pattani province after a group of gunmen hijacked their pick-up truck in Nong Chik district on Tuesday night, according to police. Seven persons left their rented house in the Pattani provincial seat in their pickup truck to look for salted crabs, six gunmen riding three […]Read More

Phuket

Phuket villagers foraging for turtle eggs

PHUKET: The safety of turtle eggs in a protected nesting ground at the northern tip of Phuket is under investigation by the Mai Khao Marine Turtle Foundation. The Phuket Gazette contacted the foundation after a reader reported seeing turtle tracks and people probing for eggs in the area between Maikhao Dream Villa Resort and Spa […]Read More

South

Man beheaded and burned in Yala, councillor shot in Pattani

A man was beheaded and his body burned in Yala and a TAO member was seriously wounded in Pattani in continued violence in the far South on Thursday. In Yala, a trader was killed, beheaded and incinerated inside his pickup truck on a road in Bannang Sata district on Thursday morning, Pol Lt Sulkifri Rase, […]Read More

South

Villager shot dead in Pattani

PATTANI, Aug 4 – A man was gunned down early Saturday morning while riding a motorcycle in the violence-plagued province of Pattani, according to local police. Paisan Lakor, 25, was shot dead on a road in the Taluban municipal area, Sai Buri district while he was riding a motorcycle, having left from home at 4 […]Read More

Pattaya

Foreigner Steals Motorcycle From Pawn-shop in Banglamung

The owner a pawn shop saw a man on CCTV footage, stealing a motorcycle. PATTAYA – March 26, 2012 [PDN]; Pol.Lt.Col. Suparerk Yuprai, Pattaya police station reported that villagers had caught a man stealing a motorcycle. Miss Pissamai Iamin, 51 years and villagers caught a foreigner, Mr. Sean Patrick Flanagan, a 57 years old, sitting […]Read More

South

Two killed in separate shootings in Thai deep South

NARATHIWAT, March 25 – An assistant village headman on Sunday was gunned down by suspected insurgents in restive Narathiwat while a defence volunteer was shot dead in Pattani, according to police. Adisak Tayae, a 53-year-old assistant village headman, was killed in Rueso district on Sunday in a shooting while riding home, according to Pol Lt […]Read More