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An assistant village headman was killed in a drive-by shooting in Pattani’s Khok Pho district on Tuesday morning, police said. 

The victim was identified as Somsak Surasith, 44, assistant village chief of Moo 4 in tambon Khok Pho, said Pol Col Suchart Assawachinda, chief of Khok Pho police station.

Witnesses told police that Somsak was travelling on his motorcycle on the rural road at Moo 3, tambon Pa Bon of Khok Pho when a gunman riding pillion on another motorcycle fired at him with handgun.

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