Illegal Bar Raided in Patong

Patong –

A bar was raided in Patong after it was opened without permission.

The Patong Police told the Phuket Express that on Saturday (March 23rd) at 11:30 P.M. they raided a bar on the Thaweewong Road in Patong. The bar manager, who was not identified by police, was arrested after being unable to present legal documents to police.

The bar manager was taken to Patong Police Station to face charges of opening an entertainment venue without permission.

Patong Police limited details of the name of the bar, however, citing ongoing 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.