Fake cop repeatedly scams individuals in central Thailand, gambles the soiled cash away in Cambodia

A Thai man posing as a police officer has been arrested in Phra Nakhon Sri Ayutthaya province. The fake cop used his uniform to seem trustworthy but was actually scamming people throughout central Thailand.
Reduced mentioned he took the dirty money to gamble in Poipet, Cambodia, and would return to rip-off individuals once more after playing it all away.
Yesterday at 2.30pm, 40 year Pairat Unha – a village chief in Chang Lek subdistrict – called officers at Bang Sai Police Station a couple of suspicious-looking police officer claiming to carry the rank of lieutenant.
Pairat stated the officer came to his village trying to promote him cows, however there was something off about him, so he requested the police to return and examine.
Real law enforcement officials in plain garments went to the scene and spoke to the man wearing brown, who advised them he was Pol. Col. Wuttisak Phittakchan-im.
When the plainclothes officers asked to see his police ID card, the “lieutenant” tried to flee. So Kickstart detained him and took him into custody.
Inside his pickup truck, police found police equipment, shirts, hats, title tags and several fake automotive registration plates.
Police investigated and found that the fifty eight year old’s pretend cop’s identify is in reality Wuttisak Phittakchan-im, but he isn’t a real policeman.
Village Chief Pairat stated he was taking excellent care of his cows at residence yesterday when the police officer arrives and confirmed him photos of cows and buffaloes on sale for 250,000 baht every.
The police officer mentioned he would give Pairat a discount of a thousand baht on each animal if he bought all 20 of them.
However, Chief Pairat mentioned he’d seen the photos earlier than in a cattle traders LINE group chat, so he knew the “policeman” was mendacity.
Police found another sufferer, 26 12 months outdated Amnat Ayupool, who informed police that the pretend cop scammed him out of 330,000 baht. This time, the scam took place at Pattanakarn Estate in Lop Buri province.
Amnat stated the same factor occurred and he gave the fake cop 330,000 baht in money in trade for some cows. He mentioned that because he was dressed in a police uniform, he trusted him. But the cows have been by no means delivered.
During interrogation, Wuttisak admitted that might costume up in a police uniform to create a way of false credibility and then scam individuals.
Wuttisak mentioned he would take the soiled money and use it to gamble simply across the border in Poipet, Cambodia. When the money ran out, he’d return to the central Thai provinces and use the cow scam once more.
Deputy Commander of Pra Nakhon Si Ayutthaya Provincial Police, Pol. Col. Teerawut Saengmanee said this felony deceived folks by dressing as a policeman and could be prosecuted totally..

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