Sunday, August 14, 2016
Pattaya One News reports that at 3am, on the morning of August 14, the Pattaya Police were informed of a shooting at LK Metro, Soi Buakhao, Central Pattaya. Outside Sugar AGoGo medics treated twenty-nine-year-old taxi driver who had been shot in the stomach. The area was still busy with Thais and Tourists who watched on in horror as the taxi driver was taken to the hospital. The bars thirty-year-old security guard, said that before the shooting a group of young lads had been revving up their motorbikes in a side alley and generally causing trouble.
He went to ask them what they were doing and one of them pulled out a gun and opened fire. The bullet missed him and hit the taxi driver instead. After that the boys raced off.