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Takeo prison guard takes his own life

A Takeo prison guard died on Saturday evening after shooting himself in a guard tower of the provincial prison. Deputy Provincial Police Chief Soun Phun said yesterday that Meach Run Phirum, 22, had previously tried to kill himself. It is thought he asked a friend he had been drinking with to go out to buy him some water before killing himself while he was alone.



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