Man arrested for impersonating a police officer in Phuket

PUBLISHED ON FRI, APR 21, 2017 12:27 PM

Man arrested for impersonating a police officer in Phuket

Eakkapop Thongtub

 

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Police arrest 32-year-old Rutsani Bahea at the Bestro Hotel. Photo: Patong Police

 

PHUKET: -- A 32-year-old Thai man from Pattani province was arrested at a hotel in Patong yesterday (Apr 20) on an arrest warrant issued issued by Phuket Provincial Court for impersonating a police officer.

 

Police made the arrest of Rutsani Bahea at the Bestro Hotel on Ratcha Uthit 200 Pee Rd at 7pm.

 

Lt Col Somkiet Thongkeing of the Patong Police told The Phuket News today (Apr 21) that on Saturday (Apr 15) a victim had gone to Patong Police Station to state that they had been raped and had belongings stolen at a rented room close to Sainam Yen School at 5:15am that morning.

 

The victim told police that the man had stated that he was a police officer.

 

Full story: http://www.thephuketnews.com/man-arrested-for-impersonating-a-police-officer-in-phuket-61856.php

 
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