Burglar circumvents security procedures


A guest house on Pattaya third road was broken into, 200 pounds, and 3,700 US dollars was stolen from the safety boxes.

The guest house which has 5 rooms is located above an internet shop.

The owner said her customers can only get into the building via a key card system, however on the morning of the robbery she found that the key card mechanism had been disconnected and that the lock to the door had been forced.

Of the five safety boxes, three had been broken into to.

One resident shows the open safeOne resident shows the open safe

The CCTV had also been tampered with as it had been disconnected so there was no footage of the burglar.

The police collected fingerprints and said that they suspected that someone with inside knowledge had committed the crime, either an ex employee or possibly even a guest.

Burglar circumvents security procedures