Unidentified Body Found at Beach in Thalang, Phuket

Thalang –

An unidentified body was found at a beach in Cherng Talay.

Rescue divers were notified of a body being found at 3:00 P.M. on Friday (February 16th) on the Surin Beach near Soi 8. They arrived at the scene to find a male body at the beach. No identification was found with the body.

The body was recovered from the beach before being taken to a local hospital for an identification the Cherng Talay Police told the Phuket Express.

Earlier this week on February 12th the Cherng Talay Police were notified from a fishing boat captain that a boat crew member fell from their fishing boat into the sea and had gone missing. Police have yet to confirm if the body was the same missing person.

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.