Taiwanese Man arrested in Nan, Thailand for 3,971 Days of Overstay

Nan, Northern Thailand –

A Taiwanese man who walked into the Nan Immigration Office was arrested with 3,971 days of overstay.

The Nan Immigration Office told TPN media on Monday (June 19th) that they have arrested a Taiwanese man (His name and age were not given). He was found with 3,971 days of overstaying his legal visa.

The arrest came after the Nan Immigration Officers were notified that the Taiwanese man came to the Nan Immigration office and surrendered. He asked officers for details about possibly staying longer in the Kingdom of Thailand.

He showed his Taiwan passport to officer. His passport was issued 18 years ago and had expired 8 years ago. He was taken to the Mueang Nan Police Station.

As the man had surrendered and been cooperative, Immigration police stated they would take this into consideration.

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.