Londoner death in Thailand

A 26-year-old man has been arrested by Thai police after a Londoner was shot dead at a New Year's Eve party on a beach in Thailand. Stephen Ashton, who was 22, was reportedly caught in the crossfire between rival gangs.

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Thai gunman wants to apologise to Ashton family

The man accused of killing a Surrey city trader duing a New Year's Eve party in Thailand said today he wanted to say sorry to his family.

Speaking to our correspondent in the cells ahead of his court appearance today, he said he knew he'd done wrong.

Stephen Ashton was shot on the island of Koh Phangan. Angus Walker reports from Thailand.

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