Farmer slain in Pattani, bystander hurt
- Published: 30 Oct 2013 at 12.14
- Online news:
An oil palm grower was shot dead at his farm in Pattani's Panare district on Wednesday morning, police said.
Pol Lt Col Somparn Chanpinjai, an investigating officer at Panare police station, said he received a report of the shooting at 9.35am. The farmer was identified as Kaewkul Nillee, 59.
Kaewkul was shot by an unidentified gunman on motorcycle while he was taking a rest from work this morning. The gunman fled after the shooting
A bystander, Nit Wanghongklang, was also injured in the crossfire. She was rushed to Panare Hospital.
Police were investigating.