Brit backpacker raped in Thailand while sleeping on street after celebrating New Year

A BRITISH backpacker was raped while sleeping on the street in Thailand.

The 21-year-old woman was out with a male friend on Koh Phi Phi island, southern Thailand, when the attack took place.

The lone traveller and her friend enjoyed mass water fights before returning home in the early hours on Monday, April 15.

But they couldn’t make it back to their hostel so they slumped on the ground outside a restaurant, according to reports.

At around 3am, local Trairat Changsanan allegedly used scissors to cut off the woman’s denim shorts to...
source: Daily Star

2019-04-18 13:08
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