Time now for our daily bag snatching news, when on August the 10th, 21 year old Thippawan Wonglakorn had her bag containing 770 baht, a mobile phone and some documents, snatched from her as she was leaving her residence in Soi Yen Sabai.
She stated to police that she was walking along the road when a motorbike driven by a woman with a man on the back came up behind her and the man grabbed her bag, then they took off in the direction of south Pattaya Soi 17.
Keep you eye out for this robbing pair.
The police radioed a description of the thieves and were luckily able to find them in Soi Khao Talo 1.
They were identified as 24 year old Payak Suchaiya and 32 year old Ms.Sirijit Jainoi, they confessed to the crime and said they had thrown the bag away in Soi Nong Krabok.
The pair was transferred to the station for profiling and our tourists and residents should be very careful as this type of crime is now a common occurrence and has even turned women into thieves.