Witnesses said the gunman arrived at the mosque on a motorcycle with another man and entered Mosque without drawing attention before suddenly opening fire on the village head.
BANGKOK – A village headman in Southern Thailand has been shot and killed at mosque in Narathiwat’s Ra Ngae district on Sunday night. Ra Nage Police Station’s superintendent Pol Colonel Kamol Narong said Pakruding Tohdeng, 48, the village head of Ban Arwar in Tambon Mareubotok, was killed inside the Ban Arware Mosque. Stray bullets also […]
Col. Natee said the suspect moved from his village to live in the hut after the authorities suspected he was a drug trafficker.
CHIANG RAI – Soldiers from the Pha Muang task force have shot and killed a 51 year-old man after he allegedly resisted arrest and fired at soldiers early Thursday morning. Col Nathee Timsen, deputy commander of the Pha Muang task force, said soldiers reportedly killed the man in a gunfight with troops in Chiang Rai’s […]
After being dismissed from the force, Watcharin had actively campaigned online against corruption among the police, advocated for defendants’ rights and supported victims of police malfeasance.
SONGKHLA – A former Pol Capt Watcharin Benjathotsawat, who accused Thai Police Officers of abuse of authority and extortion was shot and killed in front of his house in Southern Thailand on Tuesday afternoon. The victim was former Pol Capt Watcharin Benjathotsawat, 48, who use to be a deputy investigative superintendent at Songkhla police headquarters […]
Police said he fired four rounds from a handgun to try to force police to stop. But reporters on the scene said officers fired back, hitting Takdanai twice in the chest. He died instantly at the scene
BANGKOK – The Royal Thai Police have shot and killed a suspected Brinks cash truck robber in Bangkok’s Nong Khaem district early Monday after he fired at police in attempt to escape arrest for the theft of 7.2 million baht late last month. Just before the shootout, detectives learned that the suspect, Takdanai Niawrangjai, 27, was […]
Officers tried to arrest him, but he shot at police. "They immediately returned fire and neutralized the militant."
PARIS – French police on Thursday shot dead a gunman who had been on the run since killing three people at Strasbourg’s popular Christmas market. Rémy Heitz, the Paris prosecutor, who handles terrorism investigations nationwide, said at a news conference in Strasbourg that witnesses had heard 29-year-old Cherif Chekatt “Allahu akbar,” or “God is great” […]