A mother and her two young sons, 14 and 16, were discovered dead in a house in Trang province on Monday, August 17 in what appeared to be a tragic murder-suicide situation.
According to police investigation, the 16-year-old boy is suspected to have fatally shot his mother and his younger brother before he killed himself.
Bangkok Post reported that the police found the three family members with gunshot wounds in a bedroom on the second floor of the house.
“The bodies of the mother and her young son, 14, were discovered in a bed. Her elder son, 16, died with a significant gunshot wound to his face and one hand holding a gun,” the report said.
Investigators said the mother worked as manager of a local bank branch.
The name of the dead family members were withheld.