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Brit, 58, found dead in Patong hotel room

Brit, 58, found dead in Patong hotel room

PHUKET: Police at this stage do not suspect foul play in the death of a 58-year-old British man whose body found in a Patong hotel room this morning (Apr 16).

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By Eakkapop Thongtub

Tuesday 16 April 2019, 04:30PM


Rescue workers from the Kusoldharm Foundation were called to the scene, the You and Me House on Phra Baramee Rd, at 8:46am.

Police reported they found no signs of a struggle in the room or on the man’s body.

Officers estimated that the man*, originally from Stockport, had died several days earlier.

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Medicine for digestive congestion was found in the room, however, police say they are waiting for confirmation from doctors as to the man’s cause of death before closing their investigation.

A friend of the deceased, Chanitree “Natta” Sireekerger, has identified herself as handling the contact with relatives in order to proceed with funeral arrangements, police noted.


* The Phuket News is withholding the man’s name until it has been confirmed that his relatives abroad have been notified of his passing.

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