Two British Nationals Arrested for Illegally Working at Nightclub in Krabi

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Krabi –

A British man and a British woman were arrested at a night club in Ao Nang, Krabi on Tuesday (April 2nd) after they were found working illegally.

Krabi Immigration told the Phuket Express that they inspected a night club in the Ao Nang sub-district in Krabi City. They found two foreigners were working at the night club.

1.Miss KAREN, 37, British national, was working as an MC.

  1. Mr. Gareth, 45, British national was working as a DJ.

Both of them were unable to present legal work permits. They were taken to the Ao Nang Police Station to face charges of working without permission.

Additionally, a Thai woman identified only as Ms. Warinthorn was presented as the club manager. She allegedly admitted to officers that the night club was illegally opened also. She was taken to the Ao Nang Police Station to face charges of opening an entertainment venue without legal permission.

The name of the venue, however, was withheld 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.