Suspect snatches mobile phone from massage worker in Banglamung


An unknown suspect snatched a mobile phone from a massage worker while she was going home from work in Nongprue after midnight today.

Lieutenant Colonel Noppadon Raksawaong of the Nongprue Police was notified of the incident at 12:30 AM in Soi Prapa Nimit 6.

Police and The Pattaya News arrived at the scene to find Ms. Jan Boonyam, 50.

She told police that while she was riding on a bicycle back from work she received a message on her phone.

She had a look at her phone before the suspect, who was driving on a motorbike, allegedly snatched the mobile phone from her and sped away.

Banglamung police are continuing their investigation to trace down the suspect and reviewing CCTV in the area.

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.