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Teen kills parents, then himself

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A 16-year-old boy allegedly shot dead his parents as they were sleeping and then himself after he was scolded for poor exam grades and playing games on his smartphone, according to his older brother. 

The incident took place at a two-storey home in Mela Vill housing estate in Thanyaburi district of Pathum Thani at about 3am Sunday, Pol Col Trakoon Kiawpraserty, chief of Pratunam Chulalongkorn police station, said on Sunday.

The boy’s father, 44, worked as a government official, while his wife, 41, owned a clothing business. 

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