Red Bull scion hit-and-run

STARTING DATE: 28 Jan 2020

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TOTAL UPDATE: 104 STORIES

Vorayuth "Boss" Yoovidhya, a grandson of the billionaire who invented Red Bull, hit a policeman on Sept 3, 2012, dragging his body more than 100 metres. He has yet to be charged.

Red Bull scion hit-and-run
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19 May 2022

PPC discharges Nate from civil service

The Public Prosecutors Commission (PPC) has voted unanimously to discharge Nate Naksuk, a former deputy attorney general, from the civil service over his controversial decision to drop charges against Red Bull scion Vorayuth Yoovidhya in an infamous 2012 hit-and-run case.

19 May 2022
PPC discharges Nate from civil service
18 May 2022

Poor discretion

The prosecutor who dropped a charge of reckless driving causing death in the infamous Red Bull-heir hit-and-run case, Nate Naksuk, ordered discharged from the civil service.

18 May 2022 35
Poor discretion
4 Feb 2022

Nate applies for NACC

Former deputy attorney-general Nate Naksuk on Thursday applied to be a member of the National Anti-Corruption Commission (NACC) at the Secretariat of the Senate.

4 Feb 2022 21
Nate applies for NACC
27 Nov 2021

Cops quell speculation

The Royal Thai Police came out to quell media speculation that Red Bull scion Vorayuth "Boss" Yoovidhya was in Austria.

27 Nov 2021 41
Cops quell speculation
26 Nov 2021

Hiding in Austria?

Red Bull scion Vorayuth "Boss" Yoovidhya, wanted for an infamous hit-and-run case from 2012, is believed to be in Austria, though police have no evidence of his residency there.

26 Nov 2021 133
Hiding in Austria?
1 Oct 2021

Panel to call on cop over 'Boss' case

A panel will summon a former police chief and lawyer of Red Bull scion Vorayuth "Boss" Yoovidhya over his 2012 hit-and-run case.

1 Oct 2021 46
Panel to call on cop over 'Boss' case
22 Sep 2021

Hit-and-run saga probe

Nate Naksuk, a former deputy attorney general, is being probed for severe disciplinary wrongdoings in connection with his controversial decision to drop charges against the Red Bull scion in the infamous 2012 hit-and-run case.

22 Sep 2021 65
Hit-and-run saga probe
21 Sep 2021

Serious probe into ‘Boss’ hit-and-run mishandling

The Public Prosecutor Commission on Tuesday formed a committee to conduct a serious disciplinary investigation into a former deputy attorney-general who dropped a reckless driving charge against Red Bull scion Vorayuth "Boss" Yoovidhya.

21 Sep 2021 25
Serious probe into ‘Boss’ hit-and-run mishandling
7 Sep 2021

No word on hit-and-run case

Former graft fighter Vicha Mahakun on Monday declined to comment on the initial outcome of an investigation into the alleged mishandling of the hit-and-run case of Red Bull scion Vorayuth Yoovidhya, saying he would wait for a final decision.

7 Sep 2021 7
24 Aug 2021

Hit-and-run 'mishandling'

An inquiry over the alleged mishandling of the 2012 hit-and-run case involving Vorayuth "Boss" Yoovidh­ya is expected to be wrapped up in 16 months.

24 Aug 2021 141
Hit-and-run 'mishandling'