Man killed in knife attack at Phuket shrine
PHUKET: A taxi driver died after he was stabbed in the chest with a knife around 3am this morning (November 1) in Phuket Town.
Friday 1 November 2013, 03:51PM
Taxi driver Theranan Pongkathin, 29, was drinking alcohol with friends outside Sam Kong Shrine in Phuket Town when a fight broke out. Mr Theranan was stabbed in the chest and he died a short time later.
When police arrived at the scene they found the man’s body lying on the road, creating quite a graphic scene for members of the public.
Police have a suspect for the murder, but did not release the man’s name.