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Body found on Koh Samui beach

SURAT THANI: A body has been found buried on a beach on Koh Samui, according to rescue workers.

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Tuesday 4 July 2017, 08:58AM


A policeman and rescue workers look at the spot where a body was discovered yesterday afternoon (July 3). Photo: Supapong Chaolan
A policeman and rescue workers look at the spot where a body was discovered yesterday afternoon (July 3). Photo: Supapong Chaolan

The Bophut rescue workers in this resort island were informed of the discovery by foreign tourists at 3:40pm yesterday (July 3). The body was buried in a shallow grave on a public beach in Ban Lamai, tambon Maret, Koh Samui district.

The gender of the victim was not yet known but judging from the decomposition, he or she might have been dead for 2-3 days.

The tourists said they detected the smell from the beach while swimming nearby. When they found the spot, they saw pieces of clothes sticking out from the sand.

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Police are investigating and identifying the body.

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Eagle | 04 July 2017 - 20:23:52

Nasa12,did you personally witness how the police worked in Koh Samui?And what has the police or immigration in Phuket to do with this article?

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Nasa12 | 04 July 2017 - 13:37:50

And the same thing, Whay they don`t close the Beach for maybe evident. The same over all Thailand people walking ,smoking, drinking +++ over the Dead body. When the Thai Police whit Mr PM (Soon Mr Nord K....) in the front want to learn? And only have control about driver license and 3000 Bath in the pocket, specaly in Phuket where i live fore 10 years. Many Many Rich Police Officer and Immigration Police down here.

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