Police in the United States have confirmed that former Thai popstar Patchara Wangwan died by suicide. The family has requested the Thai consulate to help bring her body home.
The Royal Thai Consulate-General in Los Angeles reported that the autopsy result released by the Riverside Police Department showed that the husky-voiced former lead singer of The Ovation, a popular band in the 1980s, was committed suicide.
On Oct 10, Patchara was found hanged inside her garage at her home in Riverside, California. Members of her family were intially not convinced that she would take her own life.