UPDATE: Police place 50,000 baht bounty on gold shop robber in Pattaya

Pattaya —

  Pattaya police have placed a 50,000 baht bounty on a robber who stole gold necklaces worth nearly one million baht from the Aurora gold shop a few weeks ago.

Our previous story:

A gun-wielding robber robbed a Pattaya gold shop and swept around one million baht worth of gold jewelry before fleeing.

Now for our update:

The suspect, who still cannot be identified as of press time, used a Double Bell 723 BB gun to rob the Aurora gold shop on November 9th at 8 PM, according to Pattaya police. The shop was located in Tesco Lotus in South Pattaya.

Police said the suspect was a man standing about 170 cm tall. He rode a black Honda Wave 125i motorbike without side mirrors and a license plate. The police said people who could provide useful information that led to the suspect’s arrest would be rewarded with 50,000 baht.

Anyone who can help is encouraged to contact Pattaya police chief Pol. Col. Kunlachart Kunlachai at 090-9093248.


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Aim Tanakorn
The local news translator at The Pattaya News. Aim is a twenty-four year old who currently lives in Bangkok. Interested in English translation, story-telling, and entrepreneurship, he believes that hard-working is an indispensable component of every success in this world.