Body of Unknown Man Pulled from Chao Phraya

Onlookers linger where a rescue boat retrieved the body of an unidentified middle-aged man Wednesday morning from Bangkok’s Chao Phraya River near the Rama V Bridge.

NONTHABURI — A dead body was found floating again in the Chao Phraya River this morning near the Rama V Bridge.

Police are still searching for the relatives of an unidentified man of about 50 found in the same area part of a dismembered Spanish man was discovered in February.

No identification was found on the body of the white-haired man. He wore black pants and a Khaki shirt with a still-functional G-Shock watch.

The man probably died about three days ago, according to Lt. Piyanat Jiamrum of Nonthaburi Police Station. No injuries were found on the body which was taken to Thammasat University Hospital for further examination.