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Armed gang breaks into ordination ceremony, leaves 13 injured


A gang of youths showed up at an ordination ceremony in Si Sa Ket province on Monday morning and began shooting randomly, leaving 13 people injured.

The scene in Samrong Sung village temple became chaotic as people tried to avoid bullets, and the gang began fighting and punching people.

Of the 13 victims, one had to be admitted to hospital with a bullet wound in the head.

Police managed to arrest Mongkol Duangsit, 27, who was found to be carrying a gun. He is being interrogated for information on motive and who was behind the incident.

Published : November 09, 2020

By : The Nation