CDNN: Two female tourists shot dead on Thailand resort beach
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PATTAYA, Thailand (25 Feb 2007) -- Two tourists were found shot dead on a popular Thai resort beach.
Soft targets? Two female tourists shot dead in Pattaya are the latest victims of increasing violence against foreigners throughout Thailand.
Tatiana Tsimfer, 30, and Liubov Svirkova, 25, were shot repeatedly while they relaxed in deck chairs on Jomtien Beach in Pattaya.
Police investigating the murder said a hotel security guard told them he heard multiple gunshots and saw a Thai man speeding away on a motorcycle.
"At the moment, we don't know why they were shot," Major Sretha Maklon of Pattaya police said...