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An underwear thief who managed to steal over 20 objects of ladies’s underwear in a single swoop is being pursued by the Patong Police in Phuket. The audacious theft, which was captured on CCTV, has been circulating broadly throughout native social media channels since yesterday.

The sufferer of the theft, a 42 12 months previous lady who requested to be known as Ms Ja for privateness, confirmed the incident occurred round 11.20pm on March 3. The thief noticed carrying a blue T-shirt and black shorts, swiped roughly seven bras valued at 800 baht (US$24) and round 15 pairs of panties value 1,000 baht (US$30) from the drying space close to her rented dwelling quarters, stated the sufferer. Ms Ja reported the incident to the Patong Police, reported Phuket Information.

“That is very troubling. I don’t dare hold my underwear in entrance of the room once more, fearing they are going to be stolen once more.”

The information of the theft has prompted others within the space to return ahead with related experiences.

“We wish the police to catch the wrongdoer as a result of this has created a number of anxiousness and annoyance for all of the folks dwelling right here.”

The Patong Police have confirmed they’re reviewing CCTV footage from the neighborhood in an try and hint the underwear thief.

An analogous occasion was reported in Bangkok a month in the past. In Bangkok Noi district, police arrested a 38 12 months previous Thai man for a two-decade-long spree of ladies’s underwear theft.

The wrongdoer, recognized as Nuttawut, was caught on safety footage stealing lingerie from balconies. Upon raiding his house, officers discovered 591 stolen objects, together with lingerie and ladies’s clothes.

Nuttawut confessed to the crime, stating he started stealing at 18 and continued after relocating to Bangkok. Dealing with expenses of trespassing and theft, he pledged to stop his actions upon launch. Victims had been urged to return ahead and reclaim their belongings.

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