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Banged up! Serial pick-pocket who preyed on tourists at floating markets

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Crime Suppression Division police swooped on a temple in Saraburi and arrested a woman who was part of a dozen member gang preying on tourists at floating markets in Samut Songkhram last year. 

Banged up! Serial pick-pocket who preyed on tourists at floating markets | News by Samui Times

Patchara, 46, had been traced to the temple of Wat Charoentham where she was a market trader. 

She admitted to three previous offences and said she got out of jail most recently in March 2018. 

She was one of a dozen people in a pick-pocket gang who stole 100,000 baht worth of goods from tourists at Amphawa and Damnoen Saduak floating markets on May 26th last year. 

Four have now been arrested – eight remain at large. 

Sanook

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