Norwegian Shoot Out In Restaurant2 Norwegian who had argued with each other in a restaurant in Amphur Cha-am, Phetchaburi province ended up with one of them being shot dead and the other severely injured after trying to kill himself after killing his friend.
PHETCHABURI – April 2,2015 [Pattaya Daily News]; at 8.35 p.m., Pol.Lt.Col. Yutthana Rattanaphan (Expert Inquiry official of Cha-am police station) was notified that there had been a shooting incident involving 2 foreign men. The Incident occurred in a restaurant on Khlong Thian road, Amphur Cha-am, Phetchaburi province. Therefore, Pol.Lt.Col. Yutthana Rattanaphan coordinated with the paramedics (Emergency Medical Service officers / pre-hospital care unit / health care workers), the rescue team of Sawang Phetchaya Tharmma Satharn Phetchaburi Rescue Foundation and Sirin Rescue Center officers to rush to the scene.
At the scene the officers found 2 foreign males identified as Mr. Stine Somchai Husoy, aged 59, Norwegian nationality face down on the floor of the restaurant who had been shot in his left ear and was severely injured so he was rushed to the Cha-am hospital where he was pronounced dead.
The second injured man was identified as Mr.Lars Arne Fjeldsbo, aged 54, Norwegian nationality, he had been shot in the face. The police also found a 9mm pistol on the floor next to his head.
Upon questioning the restaurant owner the police perceived that the 2 Norwegian men were friends in a same group and they always came to this restaurant to play darts. On the incident day four of them came to play darts when Mr. Lars Arne Fjeldsbo ( the shooter) started arguing with Mr. Stine Somchai Husoy (the deceased) about a debt that he hadn’t paid.
After that Mr. Lars Arne Fjeldsbo (the shooter) walked over to his PCX motorbike that was parked in front of a restaurant, but a restaurant owner did notice him get a gun. He then heard a gunshot and saw Mr. Stine Somchai Husoy (the deceased) lying on the floor and a few moments later Mr. Lars Arne Fjeldsbo (the shooter) knelt down on his knees and shot himself in the face in a suicide attempt. Therefore the restaurant owner rushed to contact the police.
The police still cannot conclude the cause of the incident which is still under investigation by the police of Cha-am police station.