Pailin: A Thai man was found lying dead in ‘God of Wealth’ Casino hotel at 18:30 pm on November 27, 2019 in Phsar Prum Cheung Village, Stung Kach Commune, Sala Kraing District Pailin.
The victim, Akkpharaphongphaisan Samphot, a 58-year-old Thai man, was from Chonburi, Thailand, and had been staying at the hotel for work in Pailin province.
According to police, forensic police and paramedics, he died of a heart attack. .
The victim’s body has now been taken by the Thai authorities for a traditional funeral.
EDIT: Later sources say the deceased was a regular gambler at the casino and would often just cross the border to stay at the tables.