63-year-old arrested for stealing mosquito spray from Phra Singh 7-Eleven

A 63-year-old man has been arrested after stealing mosquito spray from a 7-Eleven on Ratchadamnoen Rd., Phra Singh in the heart of Chiang Mai.

Mr. Bhumipat Kunaporn Sujarit from Tambon Wiang, Mueang Chiang Rai was spotted on CCTV camera placing two bottles of mosquito spray into a bag by staff who then grabbed him outside the store and held him before police arrived.

Mr. Sujarit originally claimed that he accidentally walked out of the store before paying for the mosquito spray before later confessing to police that he had indeed stolen the bottles intentionally.

Sujarit was held in custody pending a court hearing on robbery charges.