Gunshots at PDRC rally sites, no injury

Gunshots were fired at the anti-government rally sites on Change Wattana road and Lat Phrao intersection early Saturday morning, no one was injured, reports said.

The first shooting occurred at Chaeng Wattana soi 10 rally site in front of Lak Si district office, where the People's Democratic Reform Committee (PDRC) protesters, led by Luang Pu Buddha Issara, have camped out overnight. 

The gunshots were fired at a 10-wheel truck used as the blockage barrier. It was hit by eight bullets.

Another shooting took place about 1am at Lat Phrao five-way intersection rally site of the PDRC when gunmen in a car running along the flyover road fired six bullets and threw a giant firecracker at the rally site.

After the shooting, the protest guards had increased the surveillance on the flyover road.

There was another set of shooting at Lat Phrao about two hours later.

No one was hurt in the three shootings.

Share your thoughts

Discussion 1 : 01/02/2014 at 06:28 PM
Who needs an army when you have the Cambodian artillery!
Discussion 2 : 01/02/2014 at 01:57 PM
Of course Thailand need severe laws about corruption and vote-buying, but also about ownership of personnal firearms. In Europe Community it's not easy, then very difficult to own weapons... So this explains that... Thailand has to follow countries like EC and not this cowboy country like USA...
Discussion 3 : 01/02/2014 at 12:25 PM
6 shots and a giant firecracker from a flyover ? crickey, that's original: who would have ever thougtht of taking an advantage of height?
Discussion 4 : 01/02/2014 at 11:13 AM
So they are shooting at themselves I suppose.This demonstrates why we need reform more than anything else.
Discussion 5 : 01/02/2014 at 10:46 AM
I am sure that the Police are out there actively investigating and looking for the perpetrators right away.

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