A married couple were shot dead in a gun attack by a group of at least 15 assailants who also set fire to a house, a pick-up truck, a car and a motorcycle in Bannang Sata district of Yala province early Sunday, police said.
Pol Lt Col Songwuth Sri-arm led police and a team of rangers from the 33rd Rangers Regiment and administrative officials to examine the scene of attack and interrogate witnesses.
According to the witnesses, at least 15 armed men arrived in front of two houses at Ban Bannang Kuwae in Bannang Sata district. They opened fire at one of the houses with M16 and AK47 rifles.
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