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Three civilians killed, boy injured in Yala shooting

Three villagers were killed and six-year-old boy was also injured by stray bullet in Yala's Kabang district Saturday.

Following the 10.10am report of a gun attack at a latex-buying shop in tambon Kabang, police, accompanied by a bomb disposal squad, found the bodies of Thipwadi Thongsongkaew, 21, Ekkapong Saenroj, 32 and Doungduan Rombua, 35, at the scene along with some spent bullets.

A six-year-old boy also sustained a head injury as the stray bullet reported scraped his scalp.

Police investigation found that three men on two motorbikes pretended to be customers at the shop before opening fire at the people in the shop resulting to three deaths and one boy's injury.

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