Russian Woman Arrested at Phuket Airport For Alleged Fraud

Phuket –

A Russian woman was arrested at the Phuket International Airport over alleged fraud and importing false information into computer systems.

The Phuket Immigration Staff at the Phuket International Airport told the Phuket Express on Monday (November 27th) that on Sunday (November 26th) at 11:40 P.M. they and the Cyber Crime Investigation Bureau arrested the unidentified 34 year-old female Russian at the Phuket International Departure Terminal.

She is a wanted suspect who is being accused of fraud by pretending to be another person and importing false intimation into computer systems. She was taken to the Cyber Crime Investigation Station for further legal actions.

The Russian woman has not released a statement to the press. The Phuket Express noted that police did not release the woman’s name or give detailed specifics as to the circumstances behind the alleged fraud.

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.