One dead as jealous wife shoots husband, gik in Lampang

A jealous wife shot both her husband and his gik – his girlfriend on the side in Lampang yesterday, Jan. 9.

The shooting occurred in front of a second-hand clothing store in Sop Tui, Mueang Lampang at around 6:15 p.m.

The wife, Mrs. Prapha Jaidee. 55, is said to have parked near the store and waited for her husband and his gik, the owner of the store, to arrive.

She then pulled out a 9mm CZ 75 semi-automatic pistol and fired four times at the pair.

The gik, Ms. Thitichada Tonbud, 42 and the husband, Mr.  Anuwat Jaidee, 52 were both severely injured and rushed to hospital. Ms. Tonbud subsequently died while Mr. Jaidee is described as being in a critical condition.

Mrs. Jaidee was arrested nearby and quickly confessed, telling police that she had told her husband to break off the relationship but he had failed to do so.