Suspect Arrested After Snatching Bag From Victim at Patong Laundry Shop

Patong –

A suspect was arrested after he snatched a bag from a female victim at a laundry shop in Patong.

The Patong Police told the Phuket Express that they have arrested Mr. Nathee Sirisom, 30, from Songkhla. He was arrested at an apartment in Soi Phra Baramee, Patong.

The arrest came after the Phuket Provincial Court had issued an arrest warrant on September 6th, 2023 for him over an accusation of theft and assault causing bodily and psychological harm.

Nathee admitted the crime to police and told them that he is unemployed and had no money to pay for his rental room.

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.