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'Mentally ill' killer nabbed in Lop Buri

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Police on Tuesday night arrested a man who broke into a house and allegedly murdered and raped a woman and injured her nine-year-old daughter in Lop Buri province. 

"I'm not fully aware of how I got into the victims' house or what I did because I'm mentally ill," Boonchuay Yanthoop, 36, told police.

The man admitted to the crime, but denied that he raped Somnuek Tangsakul, 42.

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