UPDATE: Pattaya Police tracking down suspects who stole six motorbikes in one night

Pattaya –

Police believe motorbike thieves who have stolen six motorbikes in one might during curfew time are local teenagers or construction workers from a nearby work camp.

First, a recap of our prior story:

Six motorbikes have been stolen from the same area during a mandatory overnight Covid-19 curfew time in Nongprue. Banglamung police are hunting for suspect(s).

Six motorbikes stolen in one night in the same area during curfew time in the Pattaya area

The Nongprue Police Chief Colonel Chitdaecha Songhong told the Pattaya News, “Many motorbike owners have filed reports of theft to the Nongprue and the Banglamung Police”

“We have tracked down the suspects from CCTV footage nearby. However, we have not yet fully identified the suspects.”

The Banglamung Police showed CCTV footage to The Pattaya News of three suspects on a motorbike who sped away after reportedly stealing a motorbike from Soi Khao Talo, heading to the Huayyai area in Banglamung. They were being followed by a pickup truck with what is believed to be additional suspects.

At this stage, police believe that suspects are local teenagers who live at a motorbike shop or workers from nearby construction camps. The theft is still under active investigation.


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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.