Just after midnight on the 25th of November the emergency services rushed to Thepprasit Road as there had been an incident involving firearms.
At the scene they found a 20 year old Thai man named Apirak Poolpanas who had been shot in the neck he was treated and transferred to the Banglamung Hospital.
His friend 20 year old Chainarong Bunkerd stated that three of them were driving to Pattaya from the ambassador hotel on their motorbike when he felt blood splash onto his face, then he realized that his friend had been shot.
Witnesses stated that they seen a customized white car with black hood speed away in the direction of Sattahip.
The motive behind the shooting is unclear until further investigations have been made.