Thai police charge migrant men with murder, rape of Britions
Bangkok : A migrant worker from Myanmar was arrested today after he allegedly confessed to the murder of two British tourists whose battered bodies were found on Thailand’s scenic Koh Tao island, reports PTI.
The accused is among three men from Myanmar detained for their alleged involvement in the killings of the two Britons. They were identified as Win and Saw, both 21, who worked as waiters at a restaurant on the island and Maw, 23, who worked at a pub there.
A police source, according to Nation newspaper, has confirmed that DNA sample from two of three detained Myanmar workers matched with DNA extracted from semen found on a British tourist who was killed along with her compatriot on Koh Tao on September 15.