SURAT THANI – Police are investigating an apparent assassination attempt on a 64-year-old Australian man was injured in Surat Thani Province today.
According to police the attempted assassination victim was identified as Edward Woodward.
Edward Woodward from Australia was driving in Surat Thani’s city center when he was shot at by an unknown number of gunmen on a motorcycle. The motorcycle then sped away from the scene.
Police say Woodward was shot in both arms and is receiving medical attention.
According to police, the shooting took place shortly after Woodward left his residence in Mueang district.
The incident is under investigation.