One killed, one wounded in Pattani

One man was killed and another wounded in separate shootings in Pattani province on Sunday night, police said.

In the first incident, about 10pm in Sai Buri district,  Masaho Chetae, 37, of Village Group 11 in tambon Trobon, ws shot while returning home on a motorcycle from a tea shop.  He was hit nce in the head and killed instantly. 

In Yarang district, Maruyi Yeng, 48, a resident of Village Group 1 of tambon Khlong Mai, was attacked by a man with an AK47 rifle while travelling on a motorcycle with a friend.  He was hit in the right leg and left arm, but his friend was not hurt.  Spent AK47 ammunition shells were found at the scene.

Police were investigating the two incidents.

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