Bangkok police officer shot by SWAT team dies in hospital

The mentally disturbed police officer who was shot by SWAT officers at his residence within the Sai Mai district of Bangkok after a 27-hour standoff passed away from his injuries in hospital yesterday.
After firing greater than 50 photographs over the course of the siege, Pol. Lt. Col. Kitikarn Sangboon was shot thrice by the SWAT staff in the left arm, left thigh and left aspect of his chest as he jumped from his window holding a knife at 12.12pm.
The injured gunman was taken for urgent surgery at Bhumibol Hospital but succumbed to his injuries at 9.47pm, reported KhaoSod.
The fifty one year outdated officer, born within the northern province of Lamphun, was an inspector for the Special Branch Bureau’s Intelligence Development Centre.
Pol. Lt. Col. Kitikarn opened hearth at around 11am on Tuesday, firing shots via the door onto Soi Jiramakorn. Sporadic gunfire was heard inside the property throughout the day, throughout the evening and Wednesday morning.
Police tried several methods to relax Pol. Lt. Col. Kitikarn, such as delivering him cigarettes, singing to him, and sending him textual content messages, to no avail.
During the siege, police fired tear fuel into the property several times however the gunman would not surrender.
After police tried to enter the property through the second-floor balcony, Pol. Lt. Col. Kitikarn opened fireplace again. One SWAT officer on the street was struck by a bullet in the head but it didn’t penetrate his helmet.
No one was reported injured in the course of the day-long standoff.
National police chief Pol. Gen. Damrongsak Kittiprapas stated that property damaged by the gunfire would be supplied compensation as quickly as potential.
Pol. Lt. Col. Kitikarn joined the police force underneath the Narcotics Suppression Bureau as a squad commander, starting as a driver. He studied for a law degree while working.
After passing his exams, he turned a deputy inspector at the Narcotics Suppression Division 2 in Khon Kaen province. In 2019, he was transferred to the Education Bureau gaining the position of Chief Inspector.
Before the incident, Pol. Lt. Col. Kitikarn was absent from work for a quantity of days because of a psychological well being situation, in accordance with Superintendent of Sai Mai Police Station Pol. Col. Rangsan Sonsing.
A involved colleague on the Special Branch arranged for an ambulance to select up Pol. Lt. Col. Kitikarn on Tuesday and take him for remedy, which is when the gunfire began.
The frenzied police officer who opened hearth in Bangkok yesterday is seriously injured after being shot three times in the left arm, left thigh and left aspect of his chest by SWAT officers as he jumped out of the window holding a knife at 12.25pm.
After Pol. Lt. Col. Kitikarn Sangboon fired greater than 30 steady pictures at 12:13pm, SWAT officers entered the home and tried to detain him on the second flooring. SWAT officers mentioned the gunman fought back earlier than leaping from the window.
In this video, the frenzied officer is pictured leaping from the window holding a knife. Once the camera spans to the ground, it’s clear from the officer’s bloody shirt that he was shot in the left aspect of his chest…



Pol. Lt. Col. Kitikarn Sangboon was given CPR on the scene and was taken to Bhumibol Hospital in an ambulance but stays in a important condition.
At Gift , SWAT police entered the frenzied police officer‘s house within the Sai Mai district in Bangkok and have been capable of detain him, greater than 24 hours after he opened fire into the road.
Officers entered the home upon listening to more than 30 steady gunshots from contained in the property at 12.13pm.
Pol. Lt. Col. Kitikarn Sangboon was taken to the hospital in an ambulance.
No one was reported injured by the day-long sporadic gunfire.
After 22 hours of failed negotiations, the frenzied police officer who opened fire in the Sai Mai area of Bangkok at 11am yesterday has not surrendered to the police and is still inside his house on Soi Jiramakorn.
At 6.50pm, SWAT officers fired tear fuel into 51 year outdated Pol. Lt. Col. Kitikarn Sangboon’s home. However, deputy national police chief Pol. Gen. Torsak Sukwimol said that the gunman knows how to keep away from tear gasoline so the tactic may not work.
At 2.05am, police reported listening to music coming from Kitikarn’s home. At 2.35am, officers fired tear fuel again and again at three.10am.
Around three or 4 gunshots have been heard from the home at 6.19am, so police fired tear gas once more in response.
At 6.27am, SWAT officers climbed to the second-floor balcony and tried to enter the policeman’s house. The gunman fired photographs at them in retaliation.
The frenzied officer shot one SWAT officer in the head, but the bullet didn’t penetrate his helmet.
At 7.35am, SWAT officers sang “Jotmae Jak Naew Na” (จดหมายจากแนวหน้า”) by Yodrak Salakjai to try to calm down the gunman.
Ejan stories that 20 photographs have been heard from the area at round eight.30am, possibly from the aspect of the SWAT officers.
Police are using a thermal drone to maintain observe of the gunman. They imagine he’s presently asleep.
No one is reported to be injured.
Residents are still advised to steer clear of the area whereas negotiations proceed.
A Royal Thai Police officer started firing gunshots randomly at Soi Jiramakorn in the Sai Mai district of Bangkok at 11am this morning and still has not been arrested as of 5pm. No Fully refundable is reported to be injured.
Police identified the gunman as 51 year outdated Pol. Lt. Col. Kitikarn Sangboon, an inspector with the Special Branch of the RTP.
More than 100 SWAT officers have been deployed to shut in on the house the place Kitikarn is hiding but he has nonetheless not surrendered after a five-hour and counting standoff.
Reports say that nobody has been killed or injured by the gunfire. However, residents of Bangkok are suggested to avoid the area till the gunman is detained. Police have cordoned off the scene within a 1-kilometre radius of the house.
The sound of gunfire has been coming from the home all day with reviews saying that over 40 pictures have been heard over the course of the day, inflicting panic amongst locals.
Allegedly, the gunman shouted to say that anyone who tried to enter the house can be shot.
At one level, Kitikarn poured water onto the police from the second-floor window. Police are chatting with him via a megaphone.
At 4pm, the Chief of Police travelled to the scene to try to assist in getting the state of affairs under management. He mentioned he wants to detain the gunman earlier than darkish.
Before the incident, Pol. Lt. Col. Kitikarn was absent from work for a few days because of a mental health condition, based on Superintendent of Sai Mai Police Station Pol. Col. Rangsan Sonsing.
Today, a concerned colleague on the Special Branch organized for an ambulance to select up Kitikarn and take him for psychological health remedy.
Dissatisfied, Kitikarn started firing pictures via the wooden door of the home into the road. Fortunately, no one was hit by any of the bullets..