Foreigner Arrested at Phuket Airport for 79 Days of Overstay

Phuket –

A foreigner was arrested at Phuket International Airport for 79 days of overstay.

Phuket Immigration at the Phuket International Airport told the Phuket Express that on Thursday (November 9th) they arrested a male foreigner at the international departures terminal in the airport. He was found to have overstayed for 79 days. He was taken to the Sakoo Police Station to face overstay charges.

The Phuket Express noted that the Phuket Immigration Office did not give any other details of the foreigner other than reporting the incident in general to the press.

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.