Man Shoots Himself Dead in Front of Family as They Eat Dinner

 | Mon 8 Dec 2014 21:33 ICT

CityNews – A man shot himself dead in front of his family as they were eating dinner in their Sanpatong home last week.

Police found the body of Weelapon Matakul, 30, lying in a pool of blood after being called to the scene at around 8pm on Tuesday.

Weelapon had been having dinner with his wife, son, and mother-in-law, police said. After arguing with his wife, he went to his bedroom and returned with a gun. He pointed it as his head and shot himself in front of the family.

The body was taken to Maharaj Nakorn Chiang Mai Hospital for an autopsy.