Nigerian Man Arrested in Patong For Entering Thailand Illegally

Patong –

A Nigerian man was arrested in Patong for entering Thailand without legal permission.

The Patong Police told the Phuket Express that on Monday (April 29th) they arrested an unidentified Nigerian man near the Bangla Road in Patong. He was taken to the Patong Police Station to face charges of entering and staying in the country without permission.

The Nigerian man did not release any statement as of press time. The Phuket Express noted that the Patong Police did not mention what led to the arrest of the Nigerian man.

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.