Sattahip , January 26, 2012 [PDN]; Pol. Lt. Col. Sombat Sophab, Sattahip police station, Chonburi province was notified by Petty Officer, Thammarat Phromkiri, that he found a corpse floating on the west side of Samaesarn beach, Sattahip, Chonburi province.
At the scene of the discovery the police found the corpse of a man, unknown nationality and age, naked, headless in a state of purification. There were remains of skin on the legs and the back. The police assumed that man had died approximately a month earlier.
Petty Officer, Thammarat Phromkiri said that every day his team patrolled the area but due to the high tide the corpse was not discovered until the low arrived tide this morning.
Pol. Lt. Col. Sombat Sophap said he could not tell the nationality of the corpse. But he assumes the person was murdered and thrown into the sea. Police will send the corpse for autopsy to find the cause of death and to confirm the nationality he dead man found on the beach in Sattahip.