On August the 5th police were called to yet another bag snatching incident, this time it occurred in Pattaya Ruangruang Soi 3 and had caused a road accident
At the scene Sawang Boriboon foundation personnel gave first aid to 23 year old Watana Patanangam and transferred him to Banglamung hospital they also found a Honda Wave motorbike that belonged to the injured man.
Police took a statement from a woman who had also suffered a some minor injuries, she said as she was riding back home when the man on the motorbike came from behind and tried to grab her shoulder bag but she pulled it back.
She said the man lost control and rammed his motorbike into a parked pick up.
The man was then detained by some onlookers until the police arrived.
Police said that when the injured man recovers he will be penalized accordingly.