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Homeless man drowns in Pathum Thani ditch


A homeless man was found drowned in a roadside ditch in Pathum Thani’s Samkhok district late on Friday night.

The body of Thanongsak Bainiam, 50, was found underwater after his bicycle was spotted lying beside the ditch. A bottle of energy drink filled with cheap white liquor was found behind the bicycle.
Police said the man lived in a deserted house nearby and earned his food by washing dishes for a somtam vendor. The accident apparently happened when he was riding his bike home after work, said Pol Captain Krissana Khamkangwal, an officer of Samkhok police station.

Published : August 26, 2017

By : The Nation