A German man remains in hospital after cutting his own throat when he discovered police were on their way to arrest him for murdering his Thai girlfriend, whose body was found in vegetation in Wichit on July 9th.
Phuket police officers led by Chief Inspector Col Akanit Danpitaksan went to arrest Nico Papke, 35, a German national at his rented home in Soi Saiyan, Rawai, for murdering his Thai girlfriend Pischa “Lek” Nampadung, 35.
As officers closed in the German man used a box cutter to slash his throat and he was quickly taken to Vachira Phuket Hospital where he remains under close observation from both police and hospital staff.
Papke is apparently conscious but not able to answer police questions.
Officers went to apprehend Papke after Ms Pischa’s body was identity earlier in the day.
The deceased body was discovered wrapped in blankets and tied up using insulating tape about 600 meters along a track leading north of a cement factory on Muang Chaofa Road.
Source : Thairath
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