Wanted Man in Pattaya Arrested at Phuket Airport

Phuket –

A wanted man in Pattaya was arrested at the Phuket International Airport.

Update: More information has been released on this case here.

Phuket Immigration Officers at the Phuket International Airport told the Phuket Express that on Tuesday (October 24th) they arrested a man who is a wanted suspect from the Pattaya Provincial Court. He is being accused of being involved in illegal drugs and escaping.

He was arrested at the arrival hall in the international terminal. He was taken back to the Pattaya Provincial Court for further legal action.

The Phuket Express noted that details of the suspect was not released by officers.

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.