Frenchman found dead in Samui

Frenchman found dead in Samui

 

9pm.jpg

Picture: Thai Rath

 

Police were called to a concrete road behind the Lamai market yesterday after the discovery of a dead foreign tourist. 

 

Jan Nakim, 31, (name transliterated from Thai and possibly incorrect) was dead by the side of the road. A large black suitcase was on the road near the body. 

 

There were no signs of injury to the body and there was no evidence of foul play in a room that he had been sharing nearby with a Thai woman by the name of Jirawan Changlor, 20. 

 

Jirawan said that the Frenchman had come to Thailand three months ago and she had been looking after him for the last month.

 

She said that he was a heavy drinker and that on Monday he had gone to hospital and stayed a night after being diagnosed with liver disease. He came back and continued to drink heavily. 

 

Then on Wednesday night Jirawan said that he was delirious and babbling to himself all night like a madman. 

 

He then threw his belongings in a suitcase and announced he was leaving to go and see a friend. 

 

Police found evidence of the hospital visit and many empties in a black bag in the room. 

 

They believe that he literally drunk himself to death. 

 

Source: Thai Rath

 

 

thai+visa_news.jpg

-- © Copyright Thai Visa News 2019-08-09
Follow Thaivisa on LINE for breaking Thailand news and visa info
latest news from Koh Samui

Samui Festival scheduled for next month    BANGKOK (NNT) - Surat Thani province, in collaboration with the Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) and a number of agencies, is set to present the annual Samui Festival for 2019. Surat Thani Governor Witchawut Jinto, today announced the official date of...

READ MORE...

Turkmenistan couple on Samui found to be on year long overstay Picture: Naew Na Immigration and tourist police acting on the orders of Koh Samui immigration chief Pol Col Supharik Phankoson arrested a Turkmenistan couple on overstay yesterday.  Naew Na named the couple as Mekan Nazarov, 30 and...

READ MORE...

Thailand’s Ang Thong National Marine Park, the ‘new’ Maya BayBy The Thaiger  With Thailand’s Maya Bay in Koh Phi Phi Ley remains closed indefinitely to allow the tourist-magnet some much-needed time to recover, it’s time to look for another natural wonder. One of Thailand’s astonishing natural...

READ MORE...

"Boris" changed his surname to his gran's to get back into Thailand Picture: Naew Na Naew Na reported that a 48 year old Russian man was desperate to get back into Thailand after being blacklisted.  So he changed his surname to his grandmother's and got a new passport and flew back and returned to...

READ MORE...
sponsors