The official liked to socialize with police.
When: January 1st, 2021
Where: Dusit District, Bangkok
Perpetrators: Unidentified policeman
Victims: Mr. Piyaphong Rungwittayakul, official of Government Pharmaceutical Organization
What: Five minutes after the new year, Dusit police station in Bangkok received a report of a shooting in front of the police station on Rama V Road in Dusit district, Bangkok.
Officials found Mr. Piyaphong dead on his back with several gunshot wounds. His bloody body was found at the stairs at the entrance of the police station. A friend of the victim said that they were celebrating new year at a police apartment near the police station. One of the undercover officers came to talk to the victim. There was an argument.
The police detective fired several shots at the victim and killed him. The perpetrator fired a shot at the witness and then fled the scene. The victim reportedly socialized with police. Officials are investigating.
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My take: This is a breaking story and we will be doing some research on who this individual was and what his role in government was as well.
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