• Photo : EPA-EFE

Foreign photographer detained for flying drone during rescue operation

national July 10, 2018 01:00

Police on Tuesday detained a foreign photographer reportedly from Poland after he allegedly flied drone without permission during an operation to rescue young Mu Pa footballers and their coach from a Chiang Rai cave.

The photographer’s name was not revealed.

A twitter user; standardth, posted a photo of the photographer being escorted by Thai police. 

Another photo taken by EPA-EFE showed him riding on a motorcyle with a volunteer. He was reportedly ordered to leave the area.