A man was found dead inside a community forest in Ratchaburi on Wednesday morning, with his dog watching over the body.
The body of Sonthaya Tanhao, 53, a resident of Ban Nong Plud village in Tambon Hin Kong of Muang district, was found in the community forest of the village at 7am by other villagers.
His motorcycle was found on the roadside. Police and a doctor did not find any trace of injury on his body.
His family said the man, who had chronic ailments, left home at 2am to collect wild mushrooms in the forest.