Village leader shot dead in Pattani

Village leader shot dead in Pattani

Crime scene tape cordons off the spot where an assistant village head was shot dead on Tuesday morning in Mayo district of Pattani. (Photo: Abdullah Benjakat)
Crime scene tape cordons off the spot where an assistant village head was shot dead on Tuesday morning in Mayo district of Pattani. (Photo: Abdullah Benjakat)

PATTANI: A village leader was shot dead in Mayo district of Pattani province on Tuesday morning.

Matorbee Yusoh, assistant head of village Moo 3 in tambon La-nga, was on the way to his chicken farm when he was attacked and killed at Tabae village in tambon La-nga, said Pol Capt Sanpakorn Luijiew, deputy investigation chief at Mayo police station.

The attack was reported about 6.25am. Four shots hit Matorbee in the body.

Police were investigating.


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