New Year party on the Thai island of Koh Phangan apologised in court today and
said he never meant to hit a foreigner.
island of Koh Samui that it was a mistake.
“I was aiming at someone else but the foreigner got in the way.”
12 days. It is not clear when the full
case will be heard. But under Thai law the trial should begin within 84 days.
hear the testimony of all the witnesses.
foreigners they would need to testify before leaving the country.
police said would be manslaughter and illegal possession of a gun.
foreigners in the court.
were devastated that he should be shot as an innocent bystander.
careful in the Samui Archipelego. This follows regular reports of rapes,
stabbings and the shooting of not only Ashton but a 28-year-old Briton on Koh Phangan last
August. He was hit in the leg and survived.