Picture courtesy of KhaoSod

The arrest of a 21 12 months outdated lady, recognized solely by her nickname Khem, has made headlines as she was apprehended for her involvement in a motorcycle theft gang.

The seize befell at a residence within the district of Krathum Baen, Samut Sakhon province, after an in depth investigation led by the authorities. The operation was initiated beneath the route of high-ranking police officers from the Bangkok Metropolitan Police Division 9 and the Phetkasem Police Station.

The case towards Khem and her accomplices stemmed from an incident that occurred on October 21 of the earlier 12 months, round 3.30am, on the Romyen Warin Mansion on Bang Bon 3 Street, Lak Track in Bangkok’s Bang Khae district.

Surveillance digicam footage from the world performed a vital position within the investigation, capturing photographs of a Honda Wave 125i motorcycle being stolen. Khem was recognized as the person who assisted in hiding the stolen automobile in an alley off Phetkasem 126/4, reported KhaoSod.

Earlier than Khem’s arrest, different members of the gang had already been detained and confronted authorized proceedings. She was the final of the group to be captured. Her apprehension coincided with a focused crime suppression operation ordered by the chief of the Metropolitan Police Bureau, operating from February 13 to 22.

The police operation aimed to clamp down on legal exercise and was half of a broader coverage to reinforce public security.

Upon finding Khem, officers introduced the arrest warrant, and he or she acknowledged her identification because the individual named. This was her first arrest in reference to the warrant issued for her alleged involvement within the motorcycle theft. Following her arrest, she was taken into custody and confronted prices based on the legislation.

An analogous occasion was reported yesterday. Khon Kaen police dismantled a motorcycle theft ring operated by spouses smuggling bikes throughout the Mekong. Suspects arrested.

The pair, together with their accomplices, have been stealing bikes and smuggling them throughout the Mekong River on the market in neighbouring international locations, inflicting extreme misery to locals who’ve misplaced greater than 30 autos.

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