Pattaya, December 29, 2011[PDN]; Pol. Capt. Jeerasak Aebhaeng, Banglamung police station, Chonburi province was notified about shooting incident with three injured in front of Act Game shop near Chaipornvithee 8, Moo 6, Banglamung, Chonburi province.
At the scene of the shooting the police found three injured teenagers. First aid was provided by the rescue team before the wounded were sent to Banglamung hospital.
The three injured were: Mr. Veerayuth Sakpetch age 17, the ladyboy shot by an unknown caliber pistol in the left arm. “Boy” Somphop Singto age 12 , primary school student at Baan Nong Preu community school shot in the left leg. “Boy” Yongyuth Krootthip age 14, secondary school student at Muang Pattaya 3 School was shot in the lower left leg. The physician on duty said that the wounds were only superficial and all of them were safe.
The witness Mr. Sanan Chimviset age 15, said that before the shooting occurred he and his friends were sitting in front of the game shop and suddenly two teenagers wearing full helmets riding on a motorbike passed them. Mr. Veerayuth, the ladyboy addressed the guys saying “You’re so cute!” which made the two guys furious. They u-turned their motorbike and the pillion rider pulled out a pistol of unknown caliber and started spraying bullets. Five rounds until Boy Somphop, Boy Yongyuth and Mr. Veerayuth were wounded. Thereafter the dudes fled the scene hastily on their motorbike.