Thai police have introduced they’ve arrested two suspects for allegedly attacking a Japanese resident in Bangkok earlier this month and stealing his pockets.
The 37-year outdated sufferer was on his method house within the Ekkamai district early on December 21 when two males on a bike slashed his again and head with knives. The realm is house to many Japanese nationals.
They fled after stealing his pockets containing Japanese yen value about 640 and bank cards.
Police officers met reporters on Monday, saying they recognized the suspects by means of safety digicam footage and different proof. They mentioned the 2, a 23-year outdated and an 18-year outdated, had been arrested late Sunday.
Each have reportedly admitted to the costs. Police displayed the knives, motorbike and different objects they seized.
They are saying the sufferer’s life shouldn’t be at risk.
The Japanese Embassy in Bangkok is looking on nationals to chorus from strolling alone at night time, even in areas the place many Japanese collect, saying extra international vacationers, together with these from Japan, go to Thailand through the year-end and New Yr holidays.