Police says suspect confessed to killing of Stephen Ashton

Thai police say that the suspect they have in custody has confessed to the killing of Stephen Ashton.

It seems that the British tourist was simply in the wrong place at the wrong time.

The island is famous for its New Year and Full Moon parties but also notorious for drugs, crime and gangs.

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Thai man in court over Brit death

The 26-year old Thai man accused of shooting dead British tourist Stephen Ashton at a New Year's Eve party has appeared in court. He told ITV News he wants to say sorry to his family, adding "I know I have done wrong."