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Chinese student hit on head with stick and robbed in Pattaya


A female Chinese student was knocked unconscious on a Pattaya roadside and robbed of Bt15,000 and a Bt10,000 smartphone on Sunday evening, police said.

Lt-Col Pattanan Somnual, deputy inspector of Pattaya Police Station, was alerted of the robbery at about 10pm.
The victim was identified as Laichu Han, 18. She waited to file complaint at the scene behind LK Hotel in South Pattaya in tambon Nongplue in Chon Buri’s Bang Lamung district.
The woman said while she was walking back to her residence after buying goods at a convenience store, a man came out of a white pickup and hit her head with a stick, causing her to become unconscious.
She said she woke up on a footpath and it was raining. Her handbag, which had contained Bt3,000 and 3,000 yuan (Bt15,000) and a Huawei phone, were gone.
She sought help from local residents who called police.

Published : July 24, 2017

By : The Nation