A dismissed Police officer has killed no fewer than 33 persons in what the authorities described asxghe deadliest shooting spree
The gunman is still at large after the attack in Nong Bua Lamphu, in the north-east of the country.Police say children and adults are among the casualties.
The attacker shot and stabbed children and adults and is now on the run, police said. A motive for the attack is unclear.
Reports in Thailand say the officer had recently been dismissed.
Police say he was last seen driving a white-four-door Toyota pick-up truck with Bangkok registration plates.