Woman at Pharmacy Severely Injured after Ex-Boyfriend Attacks Her With Acid in Chalong

Chalong –

A staffer at a pharmacy in Soi Ta-iad, Chalong, has sustained serious injuries after her ex-boyfriend attacked her with acid.

The Chalong Police told the Phuket Express that they were notified of the incident at 11:45 P.M. on Tuesday (May 7th) at an unidentified pharmacy in the Soi Ta-iad area. They arrived at the scene to find a toppled motorbike in front of the pharmacy, and nearby, blood stains and a yellow bottle.

The injured Thai woman Ms. Nee (alias), 40, had already been taken to a nearby hospital. Police went to the hospital where the injured woman had sustained injuries from burn wounds to her face and body. She told police that her ex-boyfriend attacked her with acid.

A witness told police that she/he heard screaming before finding the injured woman who is a staffer at the pharmacy.

As of press time, the unidentified suspect remains at large with police conducting an investigation to find the person responsible.

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.