Brits among five Phuket tourists charged for brawl in the street

Five tourists, of which at least four were British have been charged and fined by Phuket police.

After they were caught brawling in the early on Tuesday morning on Patong’s Bangla Road.

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Patong police were called to intervene at around 7am and quickly arrived at the island’s busiest party street.

Brits among five Phuket tourists charged for brawl in the street

Patong Police chief Col Tassanai Orarigadech told the media that a British national named as Joshua Luca James Lomas-Mears, 24, was arguing with a woman in the street where four tourists passing by tried to intervene.

The four tourists were identified as Bangladeshi national Mohannad Adsamadi Ali, 27, British nationals Mizanur Rahman, 25, Samad Ahmed Rahman, 28, and Ibthayhaj Shadiqul Gani, 25, who was in possession of a passport from Bangladesh but identified himself as a British national.

Brits among five Phuket tourists charged for brawl in the street

They attempted to intervene in the argument between Joshua and the unidentified woman and somehow they all ended up fighting in the street.

Col Tassanai went on to say that two motorcycles and a car were also damage in the incident.

He said all five admitted to being drunk and unable to control their actions.

Each was fined 3,000 baht and made to pay for the damages they caused to the vehicles.

Source : Thephuketnews

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