Man Arrested Selling E-cigarettes in Patong

Patong –

A Thai man was arrested after he was found selling e-cigarettes in Patong.

The Patong Police told the Phuket Express that on Wednesday (February 28th) they arrested a male suspect on a footpath opposite a market in Soi Ban San, Patong. (His age and name were not released by police).

He was found to be selling e-cigarettes. Seized from him were five E-cigarette sets. He was taken to the Patong Police Station to face charges of violating the ban on the sale of any electronic cigarettes and vaping liquid products, as well as the illegal importation or possession of goods that are untaxed, restricted, or prohibited.

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.