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Mor Chit gunmen still hiding out in Bangkok: police

Police believe that three men, wanted for a shoot-out at Mor Chit 2 Bus Terminal that left five people dead and six wounded on January 1, are still hiding out in Bangkok.

Following a meeting by police investigators yesterday, Pol Col Charoen Srisasalak, deputy chief of Metropolitan Police Division 2, said arrest warrants had been issued for Anothai Kerdsanti, 29, Surachai Soithong, 34, and Worawuth Chansukhon, 35, for murder, attempted murder and for carrying and possessing guns in a public place without permission.

Charoen said the three men, seen on CCTV footage brandishing guns during the brawl, were reportedly still at large somewhere in Bangkok.

An informed source said Anothai was previously convicted of attempted murder in 2005.

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