Police are hunting thieves who broke into three shops in the Suan Luang Market in Phuket on Thursday morning.
The Phuket city police were notified about the incidents on Wirat Hongyok Road at around 8.30am.
Somboon Kleawkla, 60, a food vendor, said: “I was going to open the shop at 4am today. I discovered that the key and chain to the door was cut off. Some snacks had disappeared. There wasn’t any money at the shop.
This is the fourth time we’ve been broken in to.”
Chuleewan Apiwat, 54, a clothes shop owner, said: “Many of our clothes and shoes have been stolen.
This is the first time it has happened.”
The police say they are viewing CCTV video.