19 September 2023 at 12:35 PUBLISHED
In Poipet, four additional Thais were detained and sent back to Thailand for legal action after being arrested in connection with a family drama in Samut Prakan.
According to Pol Col Rung Thongmon, chief of the Sa Kaeo immigration police, Cambodian immigration officers contacted Thai officials on Monday evening and informed them that they were deporting the four Thais — one man and three women— through the Poipet – Aranyaprathet checkpoint.
The suspects were detained in Cambodia as part of a joint operation with Vietnamese authorities to crackdown on mobile scammers based it.
The family drama in Samut Prakan, where a man killed his wife and two children on August 28 at their home in the Bang Phli city, was earlier attributed to the group, according to assistant federal police chief Pol Gen Surachate Hakparn. The gentleman attempted suicide but was unsuccessful after his wife was killed by the group and accrued a sizable debt. & nbsp,
Another Thai male was also deported to Thailand, according to Pol Col Rung, and was detained by Thai authorities on suspicion of entering illegally.
According to Pol Col Rung, Aranyaprathet city main Chakkrapong Phanchot, immigration officials, local police, and military waited at the Thai-Cambodia friendship gate on Monday evening and detained all five defendants as they returned.
For legal action, the five were brought to the Aranyaprathet immigration station business. & nbsp,
The Samut Prakan Provincial Court had issued arrest warrants for the four alleged con artists, who were wanted for international violence, putting misleading information in a computer system, and fraud. They acknowledged being the individuals listed in the subpoenas during inquiring, Pol Col Rung said. According to him andnbsp, they were given to the Bang Phli law for legal actions.