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Floating body found on Surin Beach matches description of 66-year-old Brit

PHUKET: Based on a matching physical description, police and doctors have confirmed the identity of a body found floating off Surin Beach Saturday morning as that of a British national who rented a car found parked near the beach.

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Sunday 27 March 2016, 12:51PM


Georges Carraz of the UK. Photo: Phuket Immigration
Georges Carraz of the UK. Photo: Phuket Immigration

The body of a foreigner was found floating on the morning of March 26 (story here) and has been kept at Thalang Hospital while an investigation was carried out. 

Police became suspicious about a Nissan Sunny car that had been parked at a parking lot near Surin Beach.

A run of the plates led police to the owner of the vehicle, who reported that the car had been rented out to a British national named as Georges Carraz, 66, who had leased it since January 29, this year, and who had "made all his payments on time".

Cherng Talay Police have confirmed that the man's relatives have been notified, while doctors have yet to conclude the cause of death.

 

 

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