Pattaya, December 4, 2011[PDN]; Pattaya police was notified about a group of Cambodian workers who beat up two Thai men in front of Wang Kang Kao karaoke lounge in Nong Yai Soi 8, Pattaya
At the scene of the fracas the police found a pool of blood and boards of hard wood, steel pipes and bricks on the ground.
The two injured named Mr. Jaroonrat Toparn age 30, another man unidentified age 30. The two men had both sustained deep head and facial injuries and we’re unconscious. They were immediately sent to Chonburi hospital for surgery.
Upon investigation the karaoke girl said that a gang of Cambodian construction workers, with the band leader Mr.” Seau “and six others were drinking whisky. They got drunk and one of them touched the breast of Miss “Nong Pang” employee of the lounge.
The Thai guy, Mr. Jaroonrat and his friend friend witnessed the groping and came to assist Miss “Nong Pang” and told the Khmers to stop and apologise to the the lady. A fight broke out. The six Cambodian gang dragged Mr. Jaroonrat and his friend out of the shop and beat them with hard wood, bricks and steel pipes until Mr. Jaroonrat and his friend were severely injured, bleeding on the ground beside the karaoke lounge.
No one dared to assist them. After the beating the Cambodian gang separated and escaped to their workers camp nearby.
The police went inspect the camp but could not find the gang. Only 12 illegal workers who were detained.
The gang of Cambodian workers who severely beat up the two Thais are on the lose. But the police is on the case and will arrest the suspects as soon as possible.