Foreigner’s Body Found Floating Off Pattaya Beach

PHOTO: TMN Cable TV Pattaya

Pattaya —

An unidentified body of a foreign man was found floating in the sea in Pattaya yesterday, January 23rd.

Pattaya Police and Sawang Boriboon rescuers were able to recover the body of a foreign man aged around 50 years old off Wong Amat Beach in front of Soi 16 in the Naklua subdistrict, Banglamung district, at about 11:30 AM.

The body was reported by Russian tourists who were sunbathing on the beach.

The male body was only wearing blue shorts. He was found facedown 25 meters away from the beach, entangled by a line buoy. No wounds were found on the body. The victim’s nationality as well as the time of death were unknown as of press time.

Local reporters asked a hotel clerk nearby about the incident. The clerk stated that the Russian tourists rushed to tell him to call the police after they had discovered a body floating in the sea.

The body was transferred to Banglamung Hospital to await identification and his relatives and family.


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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.