Patong Motorbike Thief Arrested

Patong –

A motorbike thief was arrested in Patong.

The Patong Police told the Phuket Express that earlier this month on December 16th, an unidentified motorbike owner filed a report that their motorbike was parked in front of an apartment on the Taweewong Road in Patong at night. Two hours later, the motorbike disappeared.

Police continued their investigation and checked CCTV nearby. On Wednesday (December 27th) the Patong Police finally arrested the suspect identified only as Mr. Joy, 37. Seized from him was the stolen motorbike from Patong. Police also seized two other stolen motorbikes in Wichit and in Phuket City from him. He was taken to the Patong Police Station to face multiple charges of theft.

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.