Dutch Man Arrested at Phuket Airport for Entering and Staying in Thailand Without Proper Documents

Phuket –

A Dutch man was arrested at Phuket International Airport for entering and staying in the Kingdom of Thailand without a proper permit or visa.

The Immigration Office at Phuket International Airport told the Phuket Express that over the past weekend they arrested a man whose full name was not given, 61, a Dutch national.

He was arrested at the Immigration Checkpoint in the International Departure Terminal at the Phuket International Airport.

He was taken to Sakoo Police Station to face charges of entering and staying in the country without a permit.

It was unclear how he had originally entered Thailand.

Earlier this week, a Dutch woman was arrested in a similar case as seen here.


Don’t forget to subscribe to our newsletter and get all our news delivered to you in one spam-free daily e-mail Click here! OR, enter your e-mail below!

Help support The Phuket Express in 2023!

Need medical or travel insurance for your trip to Thailand? We can help!

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.