Tags : Wichit

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Swiss woman dead, believed raped, murdered in Phuket

PHUKET: The body of a 57-year-old Swiss woman who is believed to have been raped and murdered was found in a creekbed near the Ao Yon Waterfall in Wichit, on Phuket’s east coast, yesterday afternoon (Aug 5). Region 8 Police Commander Lt Gen Kitrat Panpetch held a special press conference at Wichit Police Station last […]Read More

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Five-car pile-up in Darasamut Underpass

PHUKET: All drivers and passengers in four cars and a pickup truck luckily escaped any serious injuries in a pile-up involving a 22-wheeled truck and trailer while exiting the Darasamut Underpass last yesterday afternoon (Mar 3). Wichit Police were called to the scene, in the southbound exit lane just north of the intersection to Naka […]Read More

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Wichit police nab 7-Eleven thief

PHUKET: Police confirmed today (Nov 18) that they have arrested and charged the knife-wielding man who robbed the 7-Eleven store in Wichit last Wednesday. Wichit Police Chief Col Sujin Nilabodi reported that police were able to locate the man after checking CCTV footage from cameras along the route that the thief used to flee after […]Read More

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No injuries reported in Wichit housing fire

PHUKET: Fire broke out in a residential accommodation on the Chao Fa Suan Luang Rd in Wichit earlier today, reducing traffic along the busy road to a crawl. Firefighters were called to the scene, behind the Hong Tae Salapao shop, just after midday. Full story: thephuketnews.com By Eakkapop Thongtub The Phuket NewsRead More

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British man stabbed over Thai girlfriend

PHUKET: Police are hunting for a foreign suspect after a British man was stabbed in Wichit early on Wednesday evening (May 1). When Capt Chatree Chuvichian of Wichit Police arrived at the scene outside We Cafe restaurant on Chao Fa West Rd at approximately 7pm, he was informed that the injured victim had already been […]Read More

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Filipino killed by drunk driver

PHUKET: A Filipino man has died after his motorbike was hit by a car in Wichit in the early hours of this morning (Apr 17). Capt Chatree Chuwichien of Wichit Police was notified of the accident at around 1:30am and arrived at the scene at the intersection of Kwang Rd and Chao Fa West Rd […]Read More

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Two injured in shooting at Phuket spa

PHUKET: A South Korean man and a Thai maid have been injured in a shooting at a spa near the Naka Market, south of Phuket Town, this morning (Mar 19). The South Korean man sustained serious injury in the shooting, Wichit Police Chief Col Nikorn Somsuk confirmed to The Phuket News. Full story: thephuketnews.com By […]Read More