Body with shotgun wounds to the head found in Nan forest

The body of a deceased man with gunshot wounds to the head was found in a forest in Nan yesterday, Feb. 26.

The body was found around three kilometers from Nam Li Tai Village, Moo 8 Ping Luang, Na Muen District at around 1:30 p.m.

The deceased, Mr. Danai In, 54 had left home at 5 a.m. that morning had had not returned home by lunchtime, causing relatives to contact police.

He was found dressed in a green camouflage shirt and blue trousers. A shotgun was found around 10 meters away from the body.

Police believe that it was likely Mr. In was hunting with other people when he was accidentally shot dead. The shooter is presumed to have fled the scene to avoid prosecution.

The investigation remains ongoing.