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+ - Thailand halts Grand Theft Auto sales after murder

Submitted by McBeer
McBeer writes: Reuters Reports that a Thai video game distributor halted sales of "Grand Theft Auto" on Monday after a teenager confessed to robbing and murdering a taxi driver while trying to recreate a scene from the controversial game. A senior official at Thailand's Culture Ministry said the murder was a wake-up call for authorities to tackle the issue of violent video games, and urged parents to pay closer attention to what their children played.
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Thailand halts Grand Theft Auto sales after murder

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