Anusorn Jumsuwan, 22, and Laddawan Prachumchai, 29, were taken into custody near the Dolphin Roundabout Aug. 5 following the complaint by 65-year-old Walter Schweigkofler.
Anusorn Jumsuwan and Laddawan Prachumchai have been charged with pick-pocketing Italian Walter Schweigkofler.
Police said the Italian claimed the duo had accosted him while he was walking in North Pattaya and, during the diversion, stolen 2,000 baht.
Police found the cash on Anusorn, who investigators said confessed. Laddawan denied the charges.