64 arrested in road racing clampdown
Police arrested 64 motorcyclists on Bangkok streets on Friday night and seized 60 motorcycles which were illegally modified for road racing.
In a weekly operation to prevent road racing, police set up checkpoints on roads in Metropolitan Police Division 9 jurisdiction and arrested the suspects and seized their motorcycles.
Pol Gen Rungroj Saengkram, deputy national police chief, held a press conference at the Tha Kham police station at midnight to announce the results of the operation.
Rungroj said 29 of the suspects were under 18 years old.