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Ship captain kills 2 crew, steals B5m

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TRAT - Police are hunting the captain of an oil tanker who is suspected of killing two of his crew and stealing cargo money while transporting diesel from Malaysia to Songkhla. 

The tanker, loaded with 300,000 litres of fuel, was seized by police off the island of Koh Kood on Saturday.

Songklod Sonpungra, deputy district chief of Koh Kood, said police and naval officers inspected the oil tanker after receiving a report from a village headman about the vessel that was anchored at Ao Salad pier.

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