1 killed, 2 wounded in Yala attacks

1 killed, 2 wounded in Yala attacks

One villager was killed and two others wounded in two separate incidents in Yaha and Muang districts of Yala province on Sunday.

In the first incident, the body of a man, identified as Maruseng Mading, 18, of tambon Lam Mai in Yaha district, was found on Yaha-Ban Niang road early Sunday morning.

Maruseng was shot once in the body. A motorcycle was found lying by his side. He was believed to have been shot by drive-by assailants late on Saturday night or early Sunday morning.

In Muang district, two women were attacked by two men who followed them on a motorcycle with pistols at Ban Kubae Purong in tambon Bannang Sare while travelling on another motorcycle along Yala-Betong road.

Yaowamal Sukhanoen, 50, was hit in the back and her daughter Patchaya, 26, in the right thigh.

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