Foreigner Tricks Pattaya Money Exchange ShopA worker of a money exchange shop in Pattaya has been tricked by foreigner. Plus, the shop lost 2,500 Euro for this trick.
PATTAYA – February 18,2016 [PattayaDailyNews]; at 02.30 am Pol.Lt.Kewaleesiri Pasukthanapaisarn- female inspector of Pattaya police station- was notified by Mr.Narongrit Itsaraprateeprat aged 41who is Double One Exchange shop owner that he has been tricked by a foreigner.
He told the police officer that Ms.Wannaporn Attapan who is his subordinate was working in the shop before a foreigner came to ask for exchanging 10,000 Euro to Thai baht. The foreigner gave the money to Ms.Wannaporn to count but the foreigner gave her only 9,900 Euro; therefore, she returned the money to him in order that he would re-count the amount of money.
The foreigner re-counted the money and add 100 Euro into the bundle of money and he told her to quickly give him the money. Later Ms.Wannaporn gave him 392,000 baht before he suddenly went away.
Later she re-counted the amount of money and she just found out that he gave her only 7,500 Euro. As a result, the shop owner Mr.Narongrit expected that the foreign man might play a trick to pull some money back as he was re-counting so he decided to notify the police.
Ms.Wannaporn said that the foreign man acted as if he was dissatisfied when she returned his money to re-count and the man also told her to hurry giving him Thai baht. In addition, there were several customers in the shop so she decided to quickly give him the money before he went away. However, the police officers would investigate this case and hunt the foreigner further.