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Monday, September 24, 2018

Private Dies After Senior Soldiers Beat Him Into Coma

LOPBURI — A young soldier died Friday morning after spending weeks in a coma from being beaten senseless at his post. Police said the...
A police officer Tuesday leads away a man accused of stabbing a German man near BTS Mo Chit.

German Man Stabbed in Neck Near BTS Mo Chit

A German man was stabbed in the neck Tuesday afternoon at a bus stop near BTS Mo Chit.

Lotto Seller Arrested Over Fake 90M Baht Tickets

NAKHON PATHOM — A lottery ticket seller turned himself in Monday for forging tickets with winning numbers. Thanawat “Pete” Kumhaengpol, 35, was arrested in Nakhon...
A photo of Thanawat “Pete” Kumhaengpol, left.

Police Seek Lotto Seller Over Fake 90M Baht Winning Tickets

SAMUT SAKHON — Police on Sunday were seeking the arrest of a ticket seller thought to have doctored winning numbers for the national lottery. The...
Krung Thon Bridge. Photo: Felix / Flickr

Fake Bangkok Grab Driver Accused of Raping Minors

BANGKOK — A former soldier was arrested on allegations he impersonated a Grab driver to rape underage girls, Bangkok police said on Friday.

Men Killing Women at Alarming Rates, And We All Share Blame

Domestic violence is woven into the cultural fabric, with the few agencies trying to do something running up against deeply rooted social values that tolerate – or even support – the use of violence against women.
Police line up for a photo-op to take credit for drug arrests and seizures in a two month period in Bangkok.

6,000 Bangkok Drug Busts in 2 Months, But Trend Unclear

BANGKOK — Police said Friday that more than 6,000 drug offenders were busted across the capital in the past two months, an apparent increase over just two years ago.
Jiratpisit Jaravijit Wednesday at the Crime Suppression Division.

Crypto Con: Two Suspects Say They Were Also Scammed

BANGKOK — An actor and his brother accused of scamming a foreign investor of hundreds of millions of baht in cryptocurrency met investigators Wednesday as other suspects said a settlement had been reached with the victim.
Jiratpisit Jaravijit, at right, with his father Suwit Jaravijit and mother Lertchatkamol Jaravijit on Monday at the Crime Suppression Division in Bangkok.

Police Implicate Actor’s Parents in Bilking Finn of ‘Bitcoin’

The authorities this week are stepping up their investigation of a financial scam involving the alleged theft of bitcoins from ...

Thailand’s ‘Little Ghosts’ in Korea Scorned at Home

BANGKOK — A video clip of illegal Thai workers arrested in South Korea Sunday drew fresh criticism after official denials that Seoul will stop waiving visa requirements for Thai travelers.





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