Swedish man arrested in Hua Hin for 35 million baht accounting fraud charges from his country

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Hua Hin –

  A wanted Swedish man was arrested in Hua Hin for 35 million baht in accounting fraud legal charges in his home country.

Hua Hin Immigration Officers told the Pattaya News that they were informed by the Swedish Embassy to search for the 52-year-old Swedish man who is a wanted suspect for accounting fraud of a company in Sweden. From 2017 to 2019 the money generated from the fraud was about 35,000,000 million baht.

Hua Hin Immigration Officers found this week that the Swedish man was hidden at a rental house in Hua Hin, Prachuap Khiri Khan. He told police that he is the person who was on the warrant but did not state how he pleaded. He is in the process of being extradited to Sweden to face the legal charges laid against him.


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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 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.