Rocker Seksan Sukpimai, better known as Sek Loso, was today given a two-year suspended jail sentence after the Criminal Court found him guilty of assaulting in April this year.
The court first sentenced him to two years and six months in prison for assaulting and seriously injured Ms Chanokchol Bee Boonpeng, his ex-wife personal assistant on April 13 in Raminthra area of Bangkok.
But the court reduced the sentence by half to one year and three months and a 2,000 baht fine. However his jail sentence was suspended for two years after he pleaded guilty.
Sek's associate Sahachart Poonsri who also faced the same charge was also given two years in jail but commuted to one year. His jail sentence was also suspended for two years.
During the probation period, both were also ordered by the court to do charity work three times within one year.
Both were brought before the Criminal Court to hear assault charges stemming from a clash with his ex-wife's personal assistant in the Ram Intra area in April.
At the time of the attack, Sek's ex-wife Wiphakorn Kan Sukpimai flayed him on social media for assaulting Bee.
Kan said she was horrified Sek assaulted her assistant while in the presence her younger sister, Kae, and the couple's teen daughter, Kwang.
She also posted an image of him kicking Bee, who was admitted to hospital with a broken left jaw.
Source: Thai Public Broadcasting Service (Thai PBS)