Sattahip, December 24, 2011[PDN]; Pol. Lt. Saijai Kamjulla Sattahip police station was notified about a woman beaten up in front of Thao Talay restaurant Soi Sattahip Sukhumvit 45, Yang Ngarm, Sattahip, Chonburi province.
At scene of the incident, the police and the rescue officer of Sawangrojjanathammasathan Sattahip Foundation provided first aid to Ms. Parinya Hardsner age 36, the owner of a restaurant on Walking Street road, South Pattaya.
Ms Parinya was drunk, her face was bruised, scratched and swollen. The rescue team sent her to Queen Sirikit hospital. Her car an old BMW 730i, license number POR SOR-730 Bangkok was damaged with dents, scratches and wing mirrors broken.
Upon investigation Ms. Parinya said that she went to a pub in Sattahip to have drinks with four male friends. On the way back home they were followed by a white sedan and she heard gun shots as the followers fired at her car.
Then suddenly the white car increased speed and cut in front of her BMW and a group of men pulled her out of her car and started beating her up. Thereafter they fled the scene.
Mr. Watcharaphol Yeerunsiri age 16, a witness, said that he saw the white car looking like a Nissan Cefiro, decorated with speed stripes following the BMW. He heard gunshots and the car cut in front of the of BMW and forced it to stop.
Four men jumped out with guns and started hitting and kicking the woman. Moments later they started hitting the car, breaking the windows, windscreens and breaking the side mirrors. Thereafter they escaped in the direction to Soi Bon Kai.
Pol. Lt. Saijai Kamjulla is assigned to this case, says he still does not have enough information about the four men in the white car nor the motive of the assault. The police will have to wait until the victim is out of the hospital and can be further interrogated.
The police assumes that the four men who travelled with the victim may be related to assault.They might have quarrelled earlier in the pub and they wanted to revenge or it is a case of road rage.