CAUGHT ON TAPE: American hacked to death over $1.60 cab fare in Thailand

July 08, 2013 AT 2:02 PM
An American man was reportedly hacked to death by a cab driver in Bangkok, Thailand over a $1.60 cab fare, and it was purportedly caught on tape. The victim appears to be fighting off the samurai sword wielding attacker, then the suspect runs around as if looking for someone, then isn’t seen again. The New York Post identifies the victim is 51 year old Troy Lee Pilkington. The cab driver has reportedly been charged with murder.