CHIANG RAI – The family of 34 year-old Sornchai Sathitrakdamrong who was killed at a checkpoint in Chiang Rai province during the New Year holidays is heading to Bangkok to ask the Crimes Suppression Division to take over the murder case of Sornchai.
Mae Suai Police arrested Mr. Wutthichai Injaian a local deputy community leader as the sole suspect in the case, however after autopsy results show the bullet may not have come from the deputy community leader as police reported.
“We want to see progress in the case. We want justice,” the victim’s younger sister, Porntip Jayor, said on Wednesday.
Her brother, Sornchai, failed to stop at a checkpoint on the night of January 2 in unclear circumstances. His girlfriend, who was with him at that time, said they did not see officials at the checkpoint but officials claimed they were present.
Evidence showed that someone…
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