Sattahip police are looking for the driver of a Nissan sedan involved in a hit-and-run with … a 7-Eleven.
Thailand joined the international flotilla coming to the aid of the disaster-stricken Philippines, sending engineers, trucks and food to victims of Typhoon Haiyan.
Sattahip police parlayed the arrest of a drug addict into the capture of suspected drug dealers working the entire Eastern Seaboard.
Alleged ringleader Waraporn Somsakul, 29, was captured in an undercover operation at Puanrak Karaoke in Sattahip Nov. 12. Her arrest followed that of her alleged Pattaya agent Kittipol Chamalai, 39, and his wife Sersri Thanusilp, 35.
Sattahip police arrested a drunk woman who attempted to hit people with her SUV before slamming into a utility pole.
Thitipa Chaowirun, 44, was arrested at the intersection of Soi Lung Pho and Soi Bonkai in Sattahip Nov. 11. Officers found her sipping a beer, waiting for them, behind the wheel of her smashed Toyota Fortuner.
A Swiss motorcyclist was injured when he crashed his bike into a center median in Sattahip.
Eteinne Mayenzent, 54, was found bleeding profusely from the head and other wounds across from the Sattahip Navy Stadium on Sukhumvit Road Nov. 14. His Honda PCX was found damaged nearby. Mayenzent was transported to Queen Sirikit Naval Medical Center for treatment.
A witness to the 5 p.m. accident told police he’d seen Mayenzent driving fast from the Sattahip Market and that he thought Mayenzent looked drowsy before the crash.
A hungry monkey suffered a serious electrical burn when its high-wire act near the Sattahip Naval Base sent it flying from a 7-meter-tall pole.
Nong Nooch Tropical Garden will celebrate Loy Krathong Nov. 16 with children’s contests and other activities at the Najomtien tourist attraction’s lakefront.
Three fishing boats capsized and 23 sailors were rescued when high waves hit Sattahip Bay during a late-season storm.
Authorities seized 20,000 methamphetamine tablets and other drugs when they arrested four Sattahip residents suspected of dealing drugs in the east for an inmate behind bars in Nakhon Ratchasima.
A British English teacher died of a heart attack in front of his Thai girlfriend in Bang Saray.
Roy Tucker, 49, was found lying on his bed at The One Apartment Nov. 2. Heart medication was scattered on the floor and girlfriend Vasana Kanbanjong, 28, was waiting for medics from Queen Sirikit Naval Medical Center.
Vasana told police she’d been living with her boyfriend - a teacher at several Sattahip District public schools - since Songkran and knew he suffered from cardiac disease. On the day he died, Tucker had been complaining of chest pain and was going for his medicine when he collapsed.