Monk Captured by StrangerA monk was captured by a stranger in a Pattaya temple, luckily he set free unharmed.
PATTAYA-25th January- [PattayaDailyNews] at 15.00 pm Pattaya police officers were notified that a crazy man had seized a monk in a Pattaya temple. After notification the officers rushed to the crime scene.
At the scene the officers found an old monk who told the officers that he was sat down smoking when a stranger came into the temple and shouted at the monks before walking away.
Not long after he returned and followed him before grabbing him around the neck. He then pulled out a knife and threatened another monk to give him his belongings. He then quickly fled the scene but the incident was recorded on the CCTV. The officers realised that the stranger was Mr.Somchai Bonsai aged 28 who was after monk Yuth. Upon questioning Yuth he revealed that Mr.Somchai once was his disciple before he became addicted to drugs. The police are now hunting for him so he can be prosecuted according to Thai law.