25 arrested for gambling at Lamphun funeral

25 people were arrested following a raid on funeral in Lamphun yesterday. Aug. 29.

The raid took place at a hall in Moo 13 Tambon Ban Hong, Ban Hong District at around 2 p.m.

According to reports the funeral services had taken place in the morning with those arrested sticking around to gamble. A number of people managed to flee from police as the raid took place but those arrested, primarily women, were described as not being quick enough to run away.

All 25 arrested were taken to Ban Hong District Police station for legal proceedings.