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Victim's sister, Wife, Lash out at 'Killer' taxi driver

The family of an expat fatally wounded on Sukhumvit Road last week in a suspected row over a fare say he hated being cheated, but would never have walked away without paying

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The sister of an American man fatally wounded in Bangkok after a dispute with a taxi driver last weekend fears the victim's Thai family will face financial ruin as a result of his death. 

CENTRE OF STORM: Taxi driver Cherdchai Utamacha at a police press briefing last week.

Troy Lee Pilkington died after being attacked with a long knife about 8.30pm on July 6. Taxi driver Cherdchai Utamacha, 32, has confessed to the attack and been charged with murder, police said.

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