Patong Beach Vendor Arrested for Selling Alcohol

Patong –

A beach vendor was arrested for selling alcohol without a permit on Patong beach on Tuesday (March 26th).

The Patong Police told the Phuket Express that at 3:30 P.M. they arrested an unidentified male vendor on Patong Beach. Seized from him were bottles and cans of beer in a box on his motorbike sidecar. The arrest followed after police received a complaint from a concerned citizen.

The suspect was taken to the Patong Police Station to face charges of selling alcohol without a permit. The Phuket Express noted that personal details of the vendor were not released by police.

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.