Melbourne Man Dead After Bar Fight In Thailand

DFAT is providing assistance

Melbourne Man Dead After Bar Fight In Thailand Instagram: @annezelsupertramp

An Australian man has died after a bar fight in a Thailand party town.

The Herald Sun reports the victim was attacked by up to five men at Ruby Lounge in Pattaya on Friday night.

Thai media have identified the victim as Melbourne man Benjamin Robb, an American man has reportedly been remanded over the fatal assault.

The Age reports the victim was thrown across the bar and punched in the face, another witness says the man’s face was smashed 10-15 times with full force.

The Department of Foreign Affairs has confirmed an Australian man had died.

“DFAT is providing consular assistance to the family,” a spokesman said.

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