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Pattaya cabbie knocks out foreign tourist who grabbed his shirt

 

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PATTAYA: -- A Pattaya cabbie told police yesterday that he punched a foreign tourist in the face knocking him out after the foreigner ran into the road.

 

Police who went to the scene in Pattaya Sai 2 found the 40 year old unidentified foreigner propped up on the sidewalk after good Samaritans had retrieved him from the road.

 

He was treated at the scene by foundation medics then taken to hospital, reported Sanook.

 

Still at the scene was Anan, 46 a taxi driver. He said that he was driving around with another passenger when the man rushed into the road and hit his cab.

 

The foreigner then blocked his way.

 

Anan got out to see what the problem was then he alleged that the foreigner grabbed him by the shirt.

 

A fight broke out and the taxi driver smashed the foreigner in the face knocking him out.

 

Police are waiting for the foreigner to recover before attempting to get to the truth of the matter.

 

Sanook did not report and charges or action as yet in the matter.

 

Source: Sanook

 
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Moonmoon    1,745

Economy is bad. Shirts are hard to come by. Don't grab others' shirts, they will protect it with their lives.

 

Bloke was lucky he got away with a Knockout punch. Could have been worse.

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Taxi driver detained for punching foreigner in the face 

 

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A taxi driver in Pattaya was arrested by police after he was seen punching a foreigner in the face.

 

The 40-year-old foreigner whose identity remains unknown fell to the ground unconsciously after he was punched in the face by the taxi driver Anand Boontang.

 

The incident happened before midnight last night (Aug 10) in front of White Rose hotel on Pattaya 2 road in Pattaya.

 

He stayed at the scene until the police arrived and detained him for questioning.

 

Full story: http://englishnews.thaipbs.or.th/taxi-driver-detained-punching-foreigner-face/

 

 

 

 

 
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Justgrazing    210
58 minutes ago, TVGerry said:

 

Why? The tourist acted like a <deleted> and got punched out. I think wherever in the world you are, act like a punk, you get beaten like a punk.

Still bad P R for Thailand .. Social media and Youtube will ensure that .. Have a look how many Y T vid's are up on the state of the beach .. 

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