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Elderly American arrested on pedophilia charges

Wednesday, 03 October 2012 14:26
An elderly American man was arrested for allegedly molesting a 13-year-old boy in a mall restroom. Paul Alan Shapiro, 65, was apprehended at a Second Road shopping mall after a shopper told police the American had taken a young boy into the toilet.

American armed with bag, liver rescue kittens

Wednesday, 22 August 2012 14:42
An American, a fertilizer bag and some liver saved the day for two playful kittens whose antics got them stuck in a Khet Udomsak sewage pipe.
A 63-year-old American has been arrested for allegedly using counterfeit ATM cards and passport to scam Thai banks.
An American man has been arrested for allegedly molesting a 12-year-old girl. George Edward Webb, 62, was apprehended at his Soi Nernplabwan home March 29 by child-protection and human trafficking police. He was charged with sexually assaulting a minor, but denied all charges.
Immigration police in Pattaya captured an American wanted for allegedly running a Ponzi scheme that defrauded 37 people out of the equivalent of 60 million baht.
Police suspect a Moroccan tourist is behind last month’s burglary at a South Pattaya hotel.
BANGKOK, July 22 – The Bank of Thailand (BoT) conceded today that the accelerating inflation rate is of concern, and revised its core inflation projection to 2.4 per cent from its earlier 2.3 per cent projection this year, and from 2.1 per cent to 2.3...

Police deny involvement in kidnapping

Monday, 06 June 2011 18:02
This unusual case recently made national news after four men in police uniforms allegedly kidnapped a 3 year old Thai-American boy from a school bus in Bangkok.