Thai man arrested for attempted murder of cousin – attacked him with scythe after he didn’t pay vehicle instalments

Jun 28, 2021 | 

Railway police under the command of Pol Maj-Gen Amnat Traiphot arrested 35 year old Kittipong “Noi” Pengsakun from Surat Thani.

He was named in a warrant for attempted murder issued in Wiang Sa in November of last year.

He was arrested on train number 447 from Surat Thani to Sungei Kolok when it was at Ban Toon station in Nakhon Sri Thammarat, reported Daily News

Kittipong attacked his cousin with a scythe and nearly killed him after he had leased a vehicle for his cousin who didn’t keep up with the payments.

Kittipong lost his temper when the finance company contacted him. He admitted attacking his cousin and then going into hiding.

He was taken to the Bang Sawan police station in Surat Thani for prosecution.