Thai soldier kills 26 in shooting rampage

first_imgBANGKOK – A Thai soldier angry over aland deal went on a shooting spree that killed at least 26 people, most of themin a shopping mall in the northeast that he fled to in a stolen Humvee aftershooting his commanding officer, officials said. He initially posted written messages onFacebook during the attack before his account was shut down by the company. (Reuters) Thai security forces evacuate people who were stranded inside the Terminal 21 shopping mall following a gun battle, to try to stop a soldier on a rampage after a mass shooting, Nakhon Ratchasima, Thailand Feb. 9, 2020. REUTERS Thai security forces shot and killed therogue soldier on Sunday morning after an overnight standoff at the Terminal 21shopping center in the northeastern Thai city of Nakhon Ratchasima The soldier was armed with an assaultweapon and ammunition stolen from the army base’s arsenal, an official said.last_img