Indian Man Arrested for Theft in Patong

Patong –

An Indian man was arrested for theft at a shopping mall in Patong on Sunday (May 26th).

The Patong Police told the Phuket Express that at 9:30 P.M. on the day in question they arrested an Indian man after he was caught by citizens at a shopping mall on the Ratcha Uthit Road in Patong. He was taken to the Patong Police Station to face charges of night theft.

The Phuket Express noted the Patong Police did not reveal details of the Indian man and what he stole, although a photo provided appeared to show a large variety of items possibly having been concealed in a backpack.

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.