Intoxicated Foreigner Arrested After Causing Public Disturbance on Bangla Road

Patong –

An intoxicated male foreigner was arrested after he caused a public nuisance near a hotel on the Bangla Road in Patong.

The Patong Police told the Phuket Express that on Monday (July 1st) they were notified of the incident in front of an alcohol shop that an intoxicated Caucasian foreigner was annoying tourists and local residents in the area. Police arrived at the scene to find the unidentified foreign man who was unable to control himself.

The suspect had also reportedly damaged a hotel’s door. He was taken to the Patong Police Station.

The Phuket Express noted police had not released the suspect’s name, age, or nationality 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 five 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.