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Canadian tourist's killer 'confesses'

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A policeman suspected of murdering a Canadian tourist in Mae Hong Son in 2008 has allegedly confessed to the killing, Canadian media reported. 

Former Pol Sgt Uthai Dechawiwat will soon go on trial in Chiang Mai, where he is already serving a 25-year sentence for killing his wife, according to a report by the Canadian Press news agency.

Murder victim Leo Del Pinto, left. Accused killer and former police sergeant Uthai Dechawiwat has allegedly confessed. (File photos)

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