Sun loungers and umbrellas on Karon Beach in Phuket.

Two Illegal Russian Tour Guides Arrested in Phuket

Two male and female illegal Russian tour guides were arrested in Rawai and Karon on Wednesday (April 3rd).

Phuket police find bogus firms involving Russian man, processing visa applications

The Phuket Tourist Police told the Phuket Express that they first arrested a suspect identified only as Mr. IURII, 37, Russian national, at a parking area at the Phrom Thep Cape in Rawai. Officers followed Mr. IURII after one tourist police officer noticed the suspect appearing to lead a tour group of about eight foreign tourists traveling in a minivan from the Karon Viewpoint to the Phrom Thep Cape. He was taken to the Chalong Police Station after he could not produce a work permit or work visa.

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By Goongnang Suksawat
The Phuket Express

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