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Man shot dead in Pattani in front of sons


A catfish trader was fatally shot in front of his two sons in Pattani’s Yaring district on Monday.

Police said the shooting took place at about 10am on Pattani-Narathiwat Road in Jabang Tohkru village, tambon Tanyong Dala.
Police said Boonlert Triphetpong, 52, died on the way to the district hospital.
Boonlert parked his pickup in front of a convenience store for his sons to buy drinks when a car pulled stopped and a gunman opened fire. Four bullets hit Boonlert’s body.
Boonlert bought catfish from farmers in Yaring and was heading to sell them in Narathiwat when he was murdered.

Published : September 04, 2017

By : The Nation