Drunk Thai Man Caught With ShotgunA drunken Thai man who was angry with his friend was caught with a loaded shotgun on a local street.
PATTAYA-25 August- [PattayaDailyNews] at 02.00 am Pol.Capt.Pullop Lingrod- deputy inspector of Pattaya police station- was notified that there was a drunk man carrying a shotgun on a local road. After notification the police officers and about 20 volunteers rushed to the scene.
At the scene the police officers found Mr Pracha Yawongka aged 27 who was carrying a shotgun. The police officers tried to arrest him but he pointed the gun at them.
He then ran into some woods before he was surrounded and arrested. Upon inspecting the gun they found it was loaded.
Upon questioning him he told police that he and another man went to a bar and the other man told him he would pay for his drinks. A few hours later when they were both drunk the other man left the bar leaving him to pay the bill. He waited for the other man to return but he never did so he had to pay the 1,000 baht bar bill which made him very angry so he went looking for him with the gun.
However, the police officers prosecuted for carrying a fire arm in public area.