Patong motorbike taxi driver arrested for Turkish tourist assault, robbery

 Patong motorbike taxi driver arrested for Turkish tourist assault, robbery

A tourist sits on a motorcycle taxi on Sukhumvit Soi 11 in Bangkok. Photo by Mark Fischer.



PHUKET: Police have arrested a “freelance” motorbike taxi driver for the assault and robbery of a female Turkish tourist in Patong early yesterday morning after she hired him to take her to her hotel, but instead found herself attacked, robbed and dumped at Bang Wad Reservoir in Kathu.

Phuket Provincial Police held a press conference this morning (Mar 28) to announce the arrest of Anurak Phaduangpon 27, from Phang Nga, for the crimes.

Full story: thephuketnews.com

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