A man was arrested on Tuesday for allegedly murdering his parents in Muang Yang district on Monday.

Winus Pimsai, 45, was nabbed while in the village behind Krabuang Nok at 10am. Police said the suspect went into hiding after the alleged father of the father, Thong-in, 73. and stabbing his mother Thasi, 72.

Neighbors told the police that Winus was always drunk, and usually quarrelled with his parents.