Iranian arrested for hotel iPhone burglary


An Iranian man has been arrested for allegedly stealing a Chinese tourist’s smartphone.

Esmaeil Ali Zaremoayedi, 30, was apprehended Feb. 7, five days after Zauying Zhang, a fellow guest at the A-One Royal Cruise Hotel on Soi 3, reported a stolen Apple iPhone.

Examination of the hotel’s security cameras pointed to Zaremoayedi breaking into the Chinese tourist’s room.

Police said the Iranian confessed to this crime and several other burglaries before. All stolen property was returned.

Iranian Esmaeil Ali Zaremoayedi allegedly confessed to breaking into a Chinese tourist’s room and stealing an Apple iPhone.