A Malaysian tourist who had just finished a round of golf went out swimming alone and drowned, Pattaya police reported.
Fifty five year old Mohd Zaki Bin Abdul Hamid was pulled to shore by another tourist after he saw a hand sticking up out of the water 50 meters offshore.
Police and medics were called but when they arrived the victim – dressed in black shirt and black pants – was already dead and could not be revived despite CPR.
Friends of the victim said they had all come from Malaysia on a golf tour and had just finished a round on Monday morning when their friend said he was going swimming alone.
The body has been sent for autopsy. Thai Rath & ThaiVisa