The Headman, his wife and two young children were attacked by gunmen as they were returning home from their farm on the evening of April 24.
CHIANG RAI – Pol Lt Gen Poonsap Prasertsak, commander of the Provincial Police Region 5, has told a press conference in Chiang Rai that arrest warrants have been issued for four suspects over the last month’s ambush shooting of a Hmong leader and his family. Thaweesak Yodmaneebanphot, a kamnan of tambon Por in Wiang […]
CHIANG RAI – Police in Wiang Pa Pao District of Chiang Rai have shot and killed two men from Lampang Province after a firefight between the traffickers and narcotics suppression police. Police opened fire when their pickup truck was stopped for a search, the men got out of their vehicle and proceeded to open […]
People are advised to remain inside during the storms and stay away from trees, billboards and flimsy buildings.
CHIANG RAI – The Meteorological Department said on Friday the outlook is for rain, sometimes very heavy, in some areas of all regions throughout the weekend and into Monday, when it will ease off. More thunderstorms, rain and strong winds are expected across the country today with the extreme weather already beginning to cause […]
The search failed to find any new evidence, but did lead to the arrests of a number of villagers possessing illegal items and unregistered weapons.
CHIANG RAI – Provincial Police Region 5 chief Pol Lt-General Pulsap Prasertsak who lead a team of 500 soldiers, police through various areas of Wanag Kaen District in search of further clues to the April ambush of Hmong Headman Thaweesak Yodmaneebanphot and his family has come up empty. Pol Lt-General Pulsap Prasertsak said the search […]
Colonel Jirabhob Bhuridej, deputy commander of Thailand's Crime Suppression Police said 66 year-old Albertson has been operating his sex trafficking business for more than 10 years...
CHIANG RAI – American Expat Kenneth Viggo Albertsen has been arrested in a sting operation for allegedly running a online human trafficking service (Brothel) setting up men in northern Thailand with young Burmese women across the border, police said Tuesday (May 8). Police said 66 year-old Kenneth Viggo Albertsen, who has been living in […]
The undercover officer contacted Amin and arranged for him to deliver the drug by the side of a road in Ban Phamee village.
CHIANG RAI – Undercover Police in Chiang Rai’s Mae Sai district have arrest a 40 Year-old hill-trib man after he was caught delivering 28 kilograms of Crystal Methamphetamine’s to an undercover officer. Amin Mayer, 40, was arrested on Sunday night after the sting operation in a car park at a shopping mall in Tambon Wieng […]
CHIANG RAI – Park Officials at Lam Nam Kok National Park have temporary closed the Khun Korn Waterfalls after a flash flood swept through the area, damaging more than 100 raft used for tourism. The 70-metre-tall waterfall, located near Muang Chiang Rai was closed as a safety precaution and said to re-open after Friday. Residents […]
CHIANG RAI – Deputy National Police Chief for crime suppression, Pol General Chalermkiat Srivorakhan said yesterday that Thai Police in Wiang Kaen district are close to determining the identities of the gun men that opened fir on a Hmong village headman and his family on April 24th, 2018. The gunman’s ambush left the well-known Hmong […]
CHIANG RAI – The Northern Meteorological Center forecast that the northern region of Thailand will see more thunderstorms next week, and urged people to closely follow weather reports. Northern Meteorological Center chief Methee Mahayotsanan said areas in the northern region are expected to see thunderstorms and heavy rain, which may cause damage to facilities and […]
CHIANG RAI – Police have narrowed down the motives for last week’s gun attack of a Headman in Wiang Kaen district of Chiang Rai to the victim’s efforts to suppress drug trafficking in his district. Police came to the above conclusion after a four-hour meeting yesterday at the chairmanship of Pol Lt-Gen Poonsap Prasertsak, commissioner […]