Traffic Accident Led to a Fatal Brawl in Nimman

 | Mon 22 Oct 2018 09:42 ICT

Around 2am on October 21st, two men were caught on CCTV attacking another man on Nimmanhaemin Soi 4. The suspects fled from the scene by motorcycle. The victim suffered several knife wounds and passed away at the hospital.

Arrests in the case were carried out today. Eakarak Boonpatsorn, 30, was caught at a tattoo parlour while Theerakun Boonchangpuak, 18, was arrested in Wiang Pa Pao, Chiang Rai. The suspects stated that the deadly dispute emerged from a traffic accident. Theerakun reportedly joined in the fight later when he saw that Eakarak was losing to the victim. Theerakun admitted that he was the one who wielded the knife and stabbed the deceased.

The two suspects were given a chance to apologise to the family of the deceased.