A Myanmar man was arrested in Karon after he stole many motorbikes in Phuket.
The Karon Police told the Phuket Express that on Sunday (February 4th) they arrested Mr. NYINYI HTWE, 32, a Myanmar national. He was arrested near a hill in Kata. The arrest warrant was issued by the Phuket Provincial Court in August of last year, 2023, for him for theft by night.
He reportedly admitted to police that he had stolen many motorbikes in Phuket. He would take motorbikes in which the riders had left the keys in the ignition and then sold the stolen motorbikes in Phang Nga.
He remained in custody as of press time.