Between a rock and a hard place
For the members of street gangs, throwing stones at passing cars is just another way to ease the boredom of life. But are these rebellious adolescents bad to the bone, or just in need of a little love and affection?
Hurling rocks at moving cars might not seem like the best way to win friends and influence people, but for 13-year-old Boy, it was the only way he knew to fit in.
VICTIMLESS CRIME?: Three youths charged with throwing a rock at a truck in Ayutthaya’s Nakhon Luang district in 2009 take part in a police re-enactment. The truck driver was blinded for life by the attack.
"I never meant to hurt anyone," he said. "I just wanted to be accepted as part of the group."
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