An senior army sergeant has been found dead with a bullet through his head in a car on a road in tambon Latya of Kanchanaburi’s Muang district, police said on Tuesday.
Pol Lt Kasan Para, an officer at Latya police station, said Snr Sgt Major Sonthi Nam-orn, 39, a member of the the army's 19th Infantry Regiment, was found dead inside his pickup truck. The man died from a shot to the head.
A pistol was found next to his body aalong with one spent bullet shell, he said. Both items were seized as evidence.