UPDATE: Phuket company allegedly connected to Chinese “mafia” boss Tuhao charged for having snakes illegally

Phuket –

Charges have been pressed against a caretaker for illegal possession of snakes at a company which is reportedly related to the alleged Chinese “mafia” boss ‘Tuhao’.

Our previous story:

Law enforcement officers inspected multiple businesses in Phuket which are reportedly related to the alleged Chinese “mafia” boss ‘Tuhao’. Officers seized cars, beds, and computers.

Now for the update:

The Phuket Provincial Police Commander Major General Sermphan Sirikong told the Phuket Express today (December 1st):

“One of the companies that officers inspected yesterday was the Royal Park Phuket Co. Ltd (Snake Garden) in which they found many snakes in glass boxes and which was previously used to sell herb products located in Wichit.”

“Officers seized ten snakes of various species at the venue. The caretaker was taken to the Wichit Police Station to face charges of illegal possession of wild animals as no licenses were found.” Sermphan concluded.

The name of the caretaker was not given to the press.


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Goongnang Suksawat
Goong Nang is a News Translator who has worked professionally for multiple news organizations in Thailand for many years and has worked with The Pattaya News for more than four years. Specializes primarily in local news for Phuket, Pattaya, and also some national news, with emphasis on translation between Thai to English and working as an intermediary between reporters and English-speaking writers. Originally from Nakhon Si Thammarat, but lives in Phuket and Krabi except when commuting between the three.