UPDATE: Thief Trying to Steal from Laundry Shop in Thalang, Phuket Arrested

Thalang –

A thief who attempted to steal coins from a laundry shop in Thalang has been arrested.

Our previous story:

Ms. Jittawattana Saengmanee reported to a local media outlet ‘Newshawk Phuket’ with CCTV footage videos of the attempted theft. She is the owner of a laundry shop in Baan Liphon in Sri Soonthorn, Thalang.

Now for the update:

Police have continued their investigation from which they found the suspect. The Tha Chatchai Police told the Phuket Express that they have arrested the prime suspect Mr. Niran Chamnanruea, 33, from Maikhao, Thalang.

Niran was taken to the Tha Chatchai Police Station. He is facing charges of theft at night.

Niran has admitted to the charge but not stated why he did it.


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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.