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Crime, Courts, Calamity

Bad things happen to good people; good things happen to bad people.

Frenchman Slips, Falls to Death at Koh Samui Waterfall

KOH SAMUI — A Frenchman fell to his death Thursday after falling off of a waterfall while trying to take a selfie.
Relatives of the plaintiff's lawyer Wijai Sukharom collecting his body from a hospital on Nov. 13, 2019.

Police Arrest Gunslinging Clerk for Bringing Down Court Shooter

CHANTHABURI — Police on Wednesday arrested a legal clerk for shooting a defendant who opened fire in the courtroom, killing the plaintiff and his lawyer Tuesday.
Chaiwat Limlikhit-aksorn speaking to the media after his release on Nov. 12, 2019.

Suspects in Karen Activist Death Freed on Bail

BANGKOK — All four suspects arrested under suspicion for murdering a Karen land rights activist were released on bail Tuesday.
The exterior of Chanthaburi Court on Nov. 12, 2019.

Defendant Opens Fire in the Courtroom, Killing Plaintiff and Lawyer

CHANTHABURI — A retired police officer who was the defendant in a land dispute case died after he opened fire in the courtroom, killing the plaintiff and his lawyer on Tuesday morning.
The 15-year-old, who only identified herself to the media as “Orn,” selling krathongs on Nov. 11, 2019 at a stall in front of Central Plaza Nakhon Ratchasima.

Police Seek Arrest of Copyright Troll Who Demanded 50K from Teen Krathong Maker

NAKHON RATCHASIMA — Police on Monday said they would seek a warrant to arrest copyright agents who allegedly attempted to extort a 15-year-old girl of 50,000 baht for copyright infringement.
Anusak Daengdet, 27, and Watchara Wannamas, 26, at a presser on Nov. 11, 2019.

2 Men Accused of Killing Girl, 14, After a Brawl With Her Father

NAKHON SI THAMMARAT — Two men were arrested on Monday for a drive-by shooting that left a teenage girl dead and a 4-year-old boy injured.
Porlajee “Billy” Rakchongcharoen poses with his wife and child. Photo: Courtesy of his family

4 Arrest Warrants Issued for Death of Karen Activist

BANGKOK — The Department of Special Investigation announced Monday that arrest warrants have been issued for four men allegedly involved in the murder of a Karen land rights activist whose bones was found burned in an oil drum.
A hermit, who goes by the name Paiboon, being taken to Bueng Kan city patriarch by the police on Nov. 7, 2019.

Hermit Accused of Raping 15-Year-Old Daughter

BUENG KAN — An ascetic forest hermit on Thursday denied police allegations that he raped and impregnated his teenage daughter.
Wantanee “Mae Manee” or “Dear” Tippaveth’s mother, Thawalrat Tippaveth moments before she faints while being arrested on Nov. 7, 2019.

Police Arrest Mae Manee’s Mom As Scam Balloons to Billions in Damages

UDON THANI — Police on Thursday arrested the mother of an alleged ponzi scheme ringleader accused of scamming at least 40,000 people out of almost 1.4 billion baht in damages.
Noi Nilthes after his surrender on Nov. 6, 2019 in Khao Chakan, Sa Kaeo.

American Who Fled Pattaya Court Shoots Himself, 2 Accomplices Arrested

SA KAEO — A manhunt for drug suspects who staged a dramatic breakout from a Pattaya court came to an end Wednesday with one of the fugitives attempting to kill himself and police arresting the other two.  





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