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Monk fight leads to death in Thailand

  • A fight between two monks at the Wat Mai Thong Chai Temple in Thailand led to the death of 64-year-old monk Kumart Absuwan on Tuesday afternoon.
  • Anake Kwanyuen, a 49-year-old monk of the same temple, reportedly grabbed a tiffin carrier and smashed it on Kumart’s head.
  • Anake surrendered himself to the police and admitted to attacking Kumart out of anger, but said he had no intention of killing him.
  • He was charged with attacking an individual, causing death. He faces a penalty of up to two years of imprisonment and/or a fine of up to 4,000 baht (approximately $113).

A fight between two monks in Thailand resulted in one of them dying. 

Khlong Larn Police Station officers responded to Wat Mai Thong Chai Temple in the central province of Kamphaeng Phet, where they discovered Kumart Absuwan, 64, unconscious on the floor with a bloody and bruised face on Tuesday afternoon.

Man accused of pistol-whipping Asian senior humbled by ‘much smaller man’ in viral fight video

  • Train 4 Life Center in Suisun City, California, claims Omari Garland, the man accused of pistol-whipping and robbing a 70-year-old Asian man in Fairfield last month, picked a fight with another Asian man at their gym.
  • Garland allegedly threatened the smallest man in the gym, who turned out to be Terrance “Wrong Turn” Saeteurn, a pro MMA fighter.
  • Garland can be seen calling timeout in the video shortly after beginning his fight with Saeteurn.
  • Garland is suspected of being the same man who was previously arrested and charged with felony robbery for assaulting a senior and robbing his cellphone at gunpoint on July 7.
  • The accused posted his $45,000 bail on July 8, according to court records. Garland is scheduled to appear in court on Aug. 5 for early arraignment.

Omari Garland, the man accused of pistol-whipping and robbing a 70-year-old Asian man in Fairfield last month, allegedly picked a fight with another Asian man at a gym in California.

The Train 4 Life Center in Suisun City explained that Garland allegedly walked into the martial arts gym, signed a waiver to train and decided to pick on an opponent not of his own size, according to a post on their Instagram account.

Exclusive: Saint Paul Public Schools district investigating violent student brawl caught in viral videos

Washington Technology Magnet School
  • The Saint Paul Public Schools district is investigating videos that appear to show Washington Technology Magnet School students of Asian descent engaging in brawls following walkouts to protest in-person learning amid the spread of COVID-19.
  • It is unclear if the fights are racially motivated. An investigation into these allegations are ongoing.
  • The school said it is now working with the Saint Paul Public Schools Security and Emergency Management Team and the Saint Paul Police Department to determine consequences for students involved.

WARNING: The video in this article contains violent imagery that may be disturbing to some viewers.

Officials at the Saint Paul Public Schools district are investigating videos that appear to show students of Asian descent from Washington Technology Magnet School engaging in brawls against another group of minors.

Street Fight Over Parking Spot Ends With Car Crashing Into Just-Opened Asian Bakery in Queens

Queens fight

A four-man brawl over a parking spot in Queens, New York escalated with one of the men trying to run over one of the attackers with his car, which eventually plunged into a newly opened bakery.

What happened: Four men got into a heated argument over a parking spot on Kissena Boulevard near Flushing’s Main Street at around 5 p.m. on Monday, according to Gothamist.

Amateur Kickboxer Kn‌o‌cks Out Tai Chi Master in 5 Seconds with Single Pu‌n‌ch

An amateur kickboxer kn‌oc‌ks out his opponent, a practitioner of traditional martial arts tai chi, in a matter of a few seconds after the match begins in what may be considered as one of the fastest k‌nock‌out‌s in kickboxing.

The fight took place earlier this month and was organized by the Shanghai-based Shengshi Yinghao Club in Suzhou, eastern China, according to South China Morning Post.

Foreigner Tries to Break Up Fi‌g‌h‌t Inside Chinese Subway While Everyone Watches

A foreign man was recently captured on video trying to break up a f‌ig‌h‌t inside a subway station in China while passersby stood and watched the men tussled.

The incident happened last Wednesday, Oct. 10 on a Line 9 train at the Xujiahui Station of the Shanghai Metro, according to Shanghaiist. Two men can be seen exchanging blows to the face while inside a docked train at the subway station.