US tourist, 25, shot dead after stealing a gun and going on a shooting spree in ...

US tourist, 25, shot dead after stealing a gun and going on a shooting spree in Thailand Michael Giavasis, 25, stole a Glock 9mm from a shooting range in Pattaya  He went on a gun rampage, injuring a TV reporter and attacking a passerby  He barricaded himself in his room and was found dead with a gunshot wound to his head 

By Sophie Tanno For Dailymail.com

Published: 08:36 GMT, 3 November 2020 | Updated: 08:50 GMT, 3 November 2020

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A US citizen has been shot and killed after going on a gun rampage in Thailand. 

Michael Giavasis, 25, stole a Glock 9mm from a shooting range in Pattaya before firing it in the air as he rode a motorcycle back to his apartment yesterday evening.

Police gave chase while ordering the area to be locked down. Giavasis arrived back at his home where he opened fire in the car park outside, hitting a television reporter in the foot and attacking a passerby.

Michael Giavasis, 25, stole a Glock 9mm from a shooting range in Pattaya before going on a gun rampage

Michael Giavasis, 25, stole a Glock 9mm from a shooting range in Pattaya before going on a gun rampage 

The stolen gun. Giavasis arrived back at his home where he opened fire in the car park outside, hitting a television reporter in the foot and attacking a passerby

The stolen gun. Giavasis arrived back at his home where he opened fire in the car park outside, hitting a television reporter in the foot and attacking a passerby

The injured reporter, Tivakorn Kitmanee, said: 'I saw he was firing the gun so I jumped to the ground but a bullet hit me in the foot'

The injured reporter, Tivakorn Kitmanee, said: 'I saw he was firing the gun so I jumped to the ground but a bullet hit me in the foot'

Passerby Pitchakorn, 18, said: 'I was waiting outside the building and

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