Online vendor shot dead while delivering goods in Saraburi

Around Thailand January 22, 2019 11:24

By The Nation

An online vendor was shot and killed while delivering an order in Saraburi late on Monday night and his girlfriend severely injured.



Police said Kasemsan Wongpradit was killed behind the wheel,allegedly by the person who ordered his goods.

His girlfriend, identified only as Lalita, was shot and severely injured and was rushed to Phra Phutthabat Hospital.

Police said the shooting occurred at the front of Sub Cha-om Temple in Moo 4 village in Tambon Khun Klone, Phra Phutthabat district.

Police found two spent shotgun shells and five spent 9mm shells at the scene.

An initial probe found that Kasemsan was ordered to deliver the goods to this spot by his buyer, who shot him upon receiving them. The attacker then fled in his white car. Police declined to identify the suspect, pending further investigation.

Police suspect that the shooting could have been motivated by business conflicts.