Thailand: Vendor arrested after selling fake gems in tourist scam

Posted on February 5, 2013 • Filed under: Thailand, Tourist Scam

According to, “A Jomtien vendor fled from an angry Russian tourist, after she discovered he had sold her 6 fake gems for 20,000 baht. Bystanders videotaped the confrontation and recorded the license plate number of the motorbike he escaped on. The police later located and arrested the vendor.” Read Article

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