Female Serial Thief Arrested In Patong

Patong –

A female serial thief was finally arrested after she stole from many business places in Patong.

Our previous stories:

A female thief was caught on CCTV footage while she was allegedly stealing some cash and a religious amulet.

Now for the update:

The Patong Police told the Phuket Express that they were notified that the female thief was stealing money from a restaurant on the Ratcha Uthit 200 Pi Road at 6:10 A.M. on Saturday (July 6th). They arrived at the restaurant to find the female thief still trying to steal goods and quickly took her into custody.

She was identified only as Ms. Sajee, 39. She was taken to the Patong Police Station.

She later admitted to police that she stole from many business places in Patong especially along Patong Beach. She mostly stole money and targeted places that were easy to break in. She said she needs money to buy illegal drugs and play online gambling (slots).

The Patong Police told the Phuket Express that there were in total 12 business operators that filed reports about the same thief.

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.