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Thai Soldier Kills ‘Many’ People In Mass Shooting At Shopping Mall In Korat City

“The Gunman Used A Machine Gun And Shot Innocent Victims Resulting In Many Injured And Dead,” A Police Spokesperson Told AFP, With Local Media Reporting As Many As 12 Fatalities.

News Nation Bureau | Edited By : Aniruddha Dhar | Updated on: 08 Feb 2020, 06:04:54 PM
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Thai soldier kills ‘many’ people in mass shooting at shopping mall in Korat city (Photo Credit: Representative image)

New Delhi:

A Thai soldier killed at least 12 people inside a mall in the north-eastern province of Nakhon Ratchasima, the police said. The soldier reportedly stole a Humvee from his base and then proceeded to drive around the province's Korat City on a shooting spree, the police said. He then proceeded to shoot at shoppers inside a mall in the city, Thai Rath reported reported. It said that he took a selfie during the attack.

“The gunman used a machine gun and shot innocent victims resulting in many injured and dead,” a police spokesperson told AFP, with local media reporting as many as 12 fatalities.

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First Published : 08 Feb 2020, 05:47:25 PM