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Monday, April 12, 2021

Brazilian Woman Abducted, Raped by Don Mueang Taxi Driver

SUPHAN BURI — A Brazilian woman was sexually assaulted by a taxi driver in Suphan Buri province after being picked up from a Bangkok airport on Tuesday.

Bangkok Bus Runs Over, Kills Passenger

BANGKOK — Police on Tuesday were looking for the driver of a bus that ran over and killed an elderly female passenger last night...

75 Foreigners Arrested in Soi Cowboy Crackdown

BANGKOK — More than 70 foreigners were arrested early Wednesday morning after police raided a red light district in the capital.

Muse Among Thonglor-Ekkamai Bars Raided by Military

BANGKOK — Soldiers hunting for contraband tobacco products raided three bars in the Thonglor and Ekkamai areas Thursday night.
Policemen stand in front of seized methamphetamine pills at the Narcotics Suppression Bureau during a Tuesday press conference in Bangkok. Photo: Associated Press

Police Show off Seizures of Meth, Heroin, Marijuana

BANGKOK — Police on Tuesday announced three large seizures of illegal drugs, including 10 million methamphetamine pills and 37 kilograms (81 pounds) of heroin...
A still from CCTV footage showing Rachadech Wongtabutr carrying Thitima’s unconscious body up the elevator at his condominium on Sept. 16. Photo: Thitima Noraphanpiphat / Facebook

Autopsy Says ‘Abducted’ Model May Have Been Raped

BANGKOK — Ten people have been questioned in connection to the suspected abduction and sexual assault of a promotional model, who was found dead...

Thai Colleges Urged to Do More About Sexual Violence

BANGKOK — Universities must do a better job investigating student sexual assault complaints and encouraging them to go to police, several women’s rights activists say.

Owner of Alleged Tiger Butchery Denies Links to Tiger Temple, Trafficking

KANCHANABURI — The owner of a home where authorities suspect tigers linked to the now shuttered Tiger Temple were slaughtered went public Wednesday afternoon to deny the allegations.
Photo: Jessie Vard / Facebook

Net Idol Jessie Vard Faces Jail Time For Promoting Gambling

BANGKOK — Net idol and model Jessie Vard faces up to a month in prison for allegedly encouraging World Cup gambling, police said Tuesday.
Wantanee “Mae Manee” or “Dear” Tippaveth’s mother, Thawalrat Tippaveth moments before she faints while being arrested on Nov. 7, 2019.

Police Arrest Mae Manee’s Mom As Scam Balloons to Billions in Damages

UDON THANI — Police on Thursday arrested the mother of an alleged ponzi scheme ringleader accused of scamming at least 40,000 people out of almost 1.4 billion baht in damages.



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