Man Arrested After Threatening Wife With Gun in Thalang, Phuket

Thalang –

An intoxicated man was arrested after he threatened his wife with a gun in Thalang.

Pol. Col. Pisit Chuenpeth, superintendent of the Thalang Police, told the Phuket Express that they had received a report from Mrs. Nooeuerb Singin on Sunday (July 9th). She told police that her intoxicated son, Mr. Teerayut ‘Khun’ Singin, had threatened his wife with a gun at a house in Thep Krasattri.

Police arrived at the house to find Mr. Teerayut in a car at the front of the house. Inside his car, they found a handmade handgun. He was taken to the Thalang Police Station.

Teerayut admitted to police that he had used some illegal drugs before the incident. He is facing charges of illegal possession of a firearm without a permit, carrying a gun in public without a proper reason, and driving while using methamphetamine.

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.