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A 15-year-old boy died in front of his computer after spending many hours playing violent video games in his room, Kanchanaburi police said on Thursday. 

File photo of a young man playing a computer game. A 15-year-old boy died after spending many hours playing video games, Kanchanaburi police said on Thursday. (Kitja Apichonrojarek)

Pol Lt Seksan Thamma-at, an investigator at Tha Muang police station, said a team of officers and medics were sent to the boy's house after receiving a report of the incident at 8.30am.

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