European Swims Away From Bar BillA European man who was shown his bill in a bar decided to run off and swam out to sea without paying.
PATTAYA-10th January- [PattayaDailyNews] at 23.30 pm the police were notified that a foreign man had ran into the sea and tried to swim off after leaving a bar without paying. After notification the police officers, rescue team and marine police rushed to the scene.
At the scene the officers found the foreign man who was swimming about 200-300 meters off the shore. The officers then went out to him in a speed boat and it took around half an hour to calm him down before returning him back to the shore.
An eyewitness revealed that he had been drinking in a bar when the waiter showed him a bill for 1,000 baht. He then looked at the bill before running off down onto the beach and into the sea.
However, the bar operator didn’t want to prosecute him but the police took him to the police station to calm down before letting him go.