Resort Owner Assaulted After Refusing Step Aside In PattayaA Russian resort owner together with from Pangan Island were assaulted by 8 gangsters in Pattaya. It was reported that the Russian refused to step aside for the gangsters, making them assault him.
PATTAYA – June 16, 2013 [Pattaya Daily News]; At approx. 05.00 AM, Ms. Jamlongrut Noikong, age 27, together with her Russian boyfriend Dmitry Kozlov, age 36, reported to Police Lt. Colonoel Weerawut Meelai after they were assaulted by a gang consisting of 8. Incident happened at Walking Street.
Ms. Jamlongrut, Russian’s girlfriend, stated that herself and Mr. Dmitry came to visit and stay in Pattaya for 3 days. When they were having a look around Walking, Ms. Jamlongrut and Mr. Dmitry were having a conversation by the sidewalk. But as they were talking, a motorcycle came by to park at the spot where they were having a conversation at, the driver of the motorcycle shouted at the Ms. Jamlongrut and her boyfriend to step aside as the driver wanted to park at that spot, but Mr. Dmitry refused to step aside which made the driver extremely angry. The man then called up his friends to assist him, when his friends arrived, they then ran up to Mr. Dmitry and assaulted him. 8 men and women were involved in assaulting Mr. Dmitry and Ms. Jamlongrut.
After the incident was reported to the police, a team was sent out to investigate the scene. Police were able to gather important information from witnesses and CCTV footage. Police will now try to track-down the 8 suspects that were involved in the assault.