In the Nakhon Ubon Ratchathani district of Ubon, the police arrested three men for stealing wires and cables from many spots and bringing them to junk shops to sell. Police Colonel Thanapan Padungkan had recently made this announcement at a press conference recently.
Thammasat Buachoom, 38 years old, was the first member of this gang to be arrested on January 7th, 2021 by a police officer that had been on patrol. This police officer had seen the alleged suspect on a sidecar motorcycle on Soi Chaeng Sanit.
This gang member had a sack of wires in the sidecar and a roll of cables around his neck. The police then detained him for questioning.
According to the police, Thammasat admitted that he and two other men in the gang had taken the wires and cables that were in telecommunication firms and Provincial ELettrcity Authority areas. They would cut the wires and cable then junk shops would buy them.
The other gang members were Narong Pansnathia and Santi Samranwong.