Intoxicated Man Stabs Himself in Sri Racha in Front of Shocked Crowd

Chonburi —

A man went wild and stabbed himself four times after drinking alcohol in Chonburi’s Sri Racha district yesterday, February 1st.

Sri Racha rescue workers rushed to the incident scene in Soi Khao Taeng On to help the victim, identified as Mr. Somchai S., who was reported to have stabbed himself.

The 54-year-old victim sustained four stab wounds in his abdomen, the rescuers stated, adding he was also heavily intoxicated. The rescuers provided first aid to the victim and rushed him to Somdech Phra Boromarajatewi Na Sri Racha Hospital.

According to eyewitness Mr. Chaovalit Somsri, the victim, Somchai, walked up to Chaovalit’s meatball vendor shop while intoxicated, snatched a knife from him, and stabbed himself in the stomach.

Chaovalit added that prior to the stabbing, the victim was still seemingly in a good mood, having danced to music in front of the vendor unexpectedly before injuring himself.

The victim remained at a local hospital. He was reportedly an alcoholic, Chaovalit stated.

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Aim Tanakorn
The local news translator at The Pattaya News. Aim is a twenty-four year old who currently lives in Bangkok. Interested in English translation, story-telling, and entrepreneurship, he believes that hard-working is an indispensable component of every success in this world.