Prolific bicycle thief arrested in Pattaya

The suspect was arrested with many expensive bicycles in Pattaya this afternoon.

PHOTO: Pattaya Police

Pattaya –
A suspect has been arrested with many expensive bicycles in Pattaya this afternoon.

The Pattaya City Police announced that they have arrested a 30 year old Thai man named Tanakorn ‘Top’ Wanjang.

Top was caught while walking around in Pattaya allegedly looking for more bicycles to steal. According to Pattaya Police he has stolen mobile phones and many expensive bicycles before speeding away over the past few weeks.

After he stole the items he allegedly sold these stolen items over the internet and at second hand shops. Top has been charged with multiple counts of theft.

Police noted that bicycle owners can claim their bicycles back with evidence of ownership at the Pattaya Police Station.

Written by Adam Judd and The Pattaya News staff. Original source Pattaya Police.

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