Man Arrested at Entertainment Venue in Patong that was Allegedly Opened Without Permission

Patong –

A man was arrested at an entertainment venue on the Bangla Road in Patong allegedly opened without legal permission after a raid on Monday (March 11th).

The Patong Police told the Phuket Express that at 11:00 P.M. they raided an unidentified night club in Soi Gon So on the Bangla Road. Customers were also found inside the nightclub.

Mr. Pakapumin, no last name released, was presented as the owner. He was unable to present a legal license for the entertainment venue. He reportedly admitted to officers that the nightclub had been open since the beginning of this year without a legal license.

He was taken to the Patong Police Station for further legal action.

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.