Mystery death of foreign expat.
57 year old Corin James had been found dead
in a South Pattaya condo.
Pattaya police and emergency services were on hand after a foreign man was found dead in South Pattaya in what police are describing as mysterious circumstances.
Security at the condo in Soi 2 Arunothai were alerted to a foul smell by residents and they ascertained that it was coming from Room 316 on the seventh floor.
The juristic person's office decided the break in when there was no response to calls.
They found Corin James naked in bed.
They did not find any ID documents to officially ID the body but have reason to believe the name of the deceased was Corin James, after translating a piece of Thai writing. This however is not confirmed.
There was no sign of a struggle in the room and there were no marks on the body.
Forensics said that he had been dead at least 5 days as decomposition had set in.
No cause of death was given and the body has been sent for autopsy.
Police took several photos as evidence before the body was taken away for a full autopsy in order to determine the exact cause of death.
Source: Channel 8 TV