Snatcher Apprehended in RayongA male employee of the IRPC Public Co., Ltd apprehended a snatcher after he witnessed him committing a crime.
RAYONG – November 18th 2015 [Pattaya Daily News]; at 9.00 a.m., Pol.Lt. Surachart Wongphithak (Inquiry official of Mueang Rayong police station) was notified that a snatcher had been captured. He was identified as Mr. Sitthirat or Nok Praphanphat, aged 30 from Chon Buri.
At scene, the police found the victim who was identified as Mr. Suriya Thiankhao, aged 43, from Rayong she told police that while she was riding her motorbike the snatcher rode along side her and snatched her and snatched her gold necklace and tried to flee the scene.
Fortunately, at the same time Mr. Kittisak Karoonjit spotted the crime and chased after the snatcher causing him to crash where he was apprehended by some local people. He is now awaiting a court appearance so he can be prosecuted according to Thai law.