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Thai soldier dead after killing at least 29 in shooting rampage

Breaking News EmailsGet breaking news alerts and special reports. The news and stories that matter, delivered weekday mornings.SUBSCRIBEFeb. 8, 2020, 12:55 PM UTC / Updated Feb. 9, 2020, 5:58 AM UTCBy Nat Sumon and Isobel van HagenBANGKOK — A soldier suspected of killing at least 29 people during a shooting rampage in northeastern Thailand was shot and killed Sunday, Thai officials said.The alleged gunman, Sgt. Jakrapanth Thomma, shot and killed a soldier and a woman at a military barracks in the city of Nakhon Ratchasima before turning his attention to a nearby mall, said police spokesman Kissana Phathanacharoen.After visiting victims in hospitals in the city, Thai prime minister Prayuth Chan-Ocha told reporters that the "a personal c ...