Saharat Phetnil, 20, was taken into custody on Soi Khao Talo Aug. 6. Police confiscated 17,540 baht, 100 debt contacts and a mobile phone.
Police said Saharat confessed to collecting high-interest debts for a loan shark identified only as “Boon” on Soi Khao Noi, assaulting those who were late or slow to pay.
He was jailed on illegal money-lending charges while the investigation into his employer continues.
Police have arrested Saharat Phetnil (seated, left) for his involvement in a violent loan sharking ring.