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Man arrested for selling stolen motorcycle


A man was arrested on Thursday when he tried to sell a stolen motorcycle on Facebook, police said.

Man arrested for selling stolen motorcycle

The police said Supachai Paenkong, 30, was arrested at a petrol station in Bangkok's Bang Rak district in a sting operation.
After Supachai posted the motorcycle for sale for Bt27,000, the police had its owner pretend to be a potential buyer.
The owner filed a complaint with police about the theft in Bang Na on the night of December 18.
Police conducted an investigation and learned that Supachai made a Facebook post, offering to sell the bike.
Supachai reportedly claimed that he bought the motorcycle from a friend for Bt12,500.

Published : December 20, 2018

By : The Nation