Foreign Man Caught on Camera Appearing to Steal Money from Pattaya Exchange Booth

Pattaya –

A foreign man was caught on CCTV footage appearing to steal money from an exchange booth in Pattaya.

The exchange booth owner Mr. Kietisak Meeboon, 36, filed a report to the Pattaya City Police with CCTV footage evidence on Friday (March 24th).

He told police that in the morning of March 24th at 8:00 A.M. he found a coin box had disappeared from his exchange booth on North Pattaya Second Road.

He checked CCTV footage before finding a male foreigner had knocked on the booth window before the exchange had opened. When he realized that no one was in there, he opened the unlocked window before stealing the coin box around 7:00 A.M.. There were about 800 baht in coins inside the box.

Mr. Kietisak told the Pattaya News that he wants police to quickly track down the suspected foreigner as soon as possible.

The original version of this article appeared on our sister website, The Pattaya News, owned by our parent company TPN media.


Help support The Pattaya News in 2023!

Need medical or travel insurance for your trip to Thailand? We can help!
Need legal advice or a lawyer? We can help. Click here.

See more information about listing a property with us by clicking here.

Want to advertise with us or inquire about promoting your business, event, charity, or sporting event? E-mail us at

Goongnang Suksawat
Goong Nang is a News Translator who has worked professionally for multiple news organizations in Thailand for many years and has worked with The Pattaya News for more than four years. Specializes primarily in local news for Phuket, Pattaya, and also some national news, with emphasis on translation between Thai to English and working as an intermediary between reporters and English-speaking writers. Originally from Nakhon Si Thammarat, but lives in Phuket and Krabi except when commuting between the three.