Incident Summary:

01/23/2006: A janitor at Patumkongka Anusorn school in Nong Chik, Thailand, Roong Sae-Lim, was shot and killed by two men on a motorbike while riding his motorbike to a market. The identities of the perpetrators are unknown, and there were no claims of responsibility, but police believe this attack is linked to others in an ongoing insurgency in southern Thailand.




Southeast Asia

region/u.s. state:


Nong Chik

Attack Information
Type of Attack (more) Armed Assault
Successful Attack? (more) Yes
Target Information (more)
Target Type: Educational Institution
Name of Entity Patumkongka Anusorn school
Specific Description School janitor, Roong Sae-Lim
Nationality of Target Thailand
Additional Information
Hostages No
Ransom No
Property Damage Unknown
Extent of Property Damage Unknown
Value of Property Damage Unknown
Weapon Information
Type Sub-type
Firearms Unknown Gun Type
Additional Information
Suicide Attack?No
Part of Multiple Incident?No
Criterion 1 (more) Yes
Criterion 2 (more) Yes
Criterion 3 (more) Yes
Doubt Terrorism Proper (more) No
Perpetrator Group Information
Group Name Claimed Responsibility
Unknown No
Perpetrator Statistics
Number of Perpetrators 2
Number of Captured Perpetrators 0
Casualty Information
Total Number of Casualties 1 Fatalities / 0 Injured
Total Number of Fatalities 1
Number of U.S. Fatalities 0
Number of Perpetrator Fatalities 0
Total Number of Injured 0
Number of U.S. Injured 0
Number of Perpetrators Injured 0
“Motorcycle Gunmen Shoot Down Two Villagers,” Bangkok Post (Internet Version), January 24, 2006.
“AFP: Thai Police Say Suspected Islamic Militants Kill School Janitor in Pattani,” AFP, January 23, 2006.
“Two Villagers Killed in Thailand’s Restive South,” Xinhua, January 24, 2006.