Singapore man found dead in Thai hotel room

A Singaporean man has been found dead in a hotel room in Thailand, Thai media reported on Wednesday (March 9).

According to Bangkok Post, the 28-year-old man had left a note to warn others that there was a "dead body inside" his hotel room in Pattaya.

A Thai police official told the news outlet that the man was found dead inside a bathroom with a knife next to his body.

The deceased was supposed to check out on Wednesday, said a hotel staff who called him after check-out time. The Singaporean had said he was packing, and subsequently hung up.

It is unclear when the tourist had checked in.

Bangkok Post also reported that the body was sent to the Institute of Forensic Medicine of Police General Hospital for autopsy.