Sword Fight Breaks Out Among Colleagues in Patong, Injuring One Person


On Tuesday (March 19th), a sword fight erupted in Patong, witnessed by numerous foreign tourists. The clash occurred at 7:30 P.M. near Dolphin Circle on Phra Baramee Road.

The Patong Police, upon being alerted, arrived to discover approximately ten men involved in the altercation. One individual suffered severe head injuries and was promptly transported to the hospital for treatment.

The remaining individuals were escorted to the Patong Police Station. It was determined that the involved parties were colleagues from the same company, with a history of workplace conflicts. The altercation ensued post-work, following a heated exchange that began while driving. The police are currently conducting an investigation and intend to file charges accordingly.

Goongnang Suksawat
Goong Nang is a News Translator who has worked professionally for multiple news organizations in Thailand for many years and has worked with The Pattaya News for more than four years. Specializes primarily in local news for Phuket, Pattaya, and also some national news, with emphasis on translation between Thai to English and working as an intermediary between reporters and English-speaking writers. Originally from Nakhon Si Thammarat, but lives in Phuket and Krabi except when commuting between the three.