On November 24, 2021, Chiang Saen Immigration Checkpoint staff together with officials School District Chiang Rai and related agencies under the direction of Pol. Col. Manuwat Kosanan, Superintendent of the Chiang Saen Immigration Checkpoint; Col. Sarawut Thueanboon, Commander-in-Chief of the Chiang Rai District Police Department; Pol. Col. Thanat Chummano Chiang Saen Police Station, led by Pol. Lt. Col. Nattawat Mitkhun, inspector at the Chiang Saen Immigration checkpoint, along with officials. Related They jointly arrested Mr. Unkham, 56, a resident of Rim Khong Subdistrict, Chiang Khong District, Chiang Rai Province, on charges of hiding or helping in any way. for foreigners who know that they have entered the Kingdom in violation of Immigration Act 1979 in order to escape from arrest
And arrested Mr. Zhang Bowen, 25 years old, Chinese nationality, Chinese nationality, on charges of being an alien entering and staying in the Kingdom without permission according to the Immigration Act 1979.
this arrest Chiang Saen Immigration checkpoint officials have investigated that There is a movement to help Chinese people escape into the city. Came to stay at a hotel in the area of Chiang Saen District, Chiang Rai Province, so he went out to follow until he met Mr. Oun Kham. Drive a Honda motorcycle, click registration number KP 715, Chiang Rai, park in front of room number 4 and pick up a Chinese man in the back with luggage. The officer then showed up to request a search.
The investigation found that Mr. Zhang Bowen did not have any immigration documents to show to the authorities. And from checking the information, there was no travel in and out in any way.
The initial inquiry was that Mr. Zhang Bowen had illegally entered Thailand about 3-4 days ago by smuggling across the border through natural channels. From Ton Phueng Town, Bokeo Province, Lao PDR, claiming that he wanted to travel in Chiang Rai Province and in the morning of November 24th. There was a car brought to the room. and contacted Mr. Unkham to pick him up in order to travel across to Lao PDR
After conducting a preliminary investigation, the officers brought both of them to the investigators for further legal proceedings.