Russian Man Arrested for Overstay at Phuket Airport

Phuket –

A Russian man was arrested at the Phuket International Airport for 59 days of overstay.

The Phuket Immigration told the Phuket Express that on Thursday (May 2nd) at 10:50 A.M. they arrested a 40-year-old Russian man. He was arrested at the international departures terminal in the airport.

He was found to have overstayed for 59 days. He was taken to the Sakoo Police Station to face overstay charges.

The Phuket Express noted that the Phuket Immigration Office did not release the Russian man’s name. The Russian man did not release any statement as of press time.

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.