Arrest warrants have been granted for nine soldiers who are suspected of being involved in an attack on a conscript that left him fatally injured.
The man was being held in a military prison at the time of his death.
Yuthkinan Boonniam, a private in the army was assaulted while being held in Vibhavadi Rangsit Military Camp in Surat Thani province.
Maj-General Wichai Tassanamonthien, who heads the 45th Military Circle has announced that the army will not interfere with the police investigation.
Yuthkinan died on April 1st, 2017.
Many of the suspects lay before the boy’s mother, pleading for her forgiveness. Despite being heartbroken and in tears, she agreed to forgive them.
The cremation of her son’s body will take place on April 10th