A Nan Province man was arrested for allegedly pimping out boys under age 15 for foreigners.
Arnon Udthangkho, 44, was apprehended on South Road Dec. 18 after being under investigation for some time. Police alleged he was luring street kids with easy money and selling them off to foreign pedophiles.
None of the victims reported him to police. Police discovered his alleged activities through their established network of informants. He was charged with human trafficking, pimping, pandering and separating minors from their parents.
Arnon Udthangkho (center) has been charged with human trafficking, pimping, pandering and separating minors from their parents.
Women and Children’s Protection Center police said Arnon confessed to all charges. Investigators hope his interrogation will lead to the name of foreign pedophiles who utilized his service.