Fair attack 'aimed at officers' | Bangkok Post: news

News > Security

Fair attack 'aimed at officers'

Authorities say grenade attackers missed target

- +

NARATHIWAT: Security officers were likely the intended target of two grenades fired at a fair in central Bacho district on Saturday evening, authorities say. 

The attack injured 23 people, including two girls and a policeman. The grenades were believed to have been fired from a road behind Bacho police station, about 300m away.

Forensic scientists, bomb disposal officers and Bacho police searched the scene for evidence yesterday.

This article is older than 60 days, which we reserve for our premium members only.You can subscribe to our premium member subscription, here.

6 people commented about the above

Readers are urged not to submit comments that may cause legal dispute including slanderous, vulgar or violent language, incorrectly spelt names, discuss moderation action, quotes with no source or anything deemed critical of the monarchy. More information in our terms of use.

Please use our forum for more candid, lengthy, conversational and open discussion between one another.

  • Latest
  • Oldest
  • Most replied to
  • Most liked
  • Most disliked

    Click here to view more comments