As I stated in a similar murder thread ages ago, my wife had one of her best, long time girlfriends, shot right between the eyes by a jealous (thai) boyfriend. (Man friend )
But he soon reported it to police, took them to the dead body and re~enacted the shooting.
Police then told her mother that she could go ahead with court and have him charged....with high lawyer fees etc, or settle for the 100K baht compensation.
She took the money and he walks free today never having been jailed.
He even attended the poor lady's funeral...with a couple of poli