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Police officer fatally shot in Yala

Armed men gunned down a police officer on a crowded road on Wednesday morning in Yala's Krong Pinang district.

Four armed men on two motorcycles followed Pol Sub Lt Montree Saengmolee, 59, a traffic unit commander, as he drove a Toyota from his house in Yala municipality to his police station in Krong Pinang district.

The assailants opened fire as he slowed upon approaching a busy road full of students and members of the public.

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