Bangkok police hunt for three British men following failed kidnap attempt
BANGKOK:– Bangna police have appealed for information to help identify and track down three men involved in a kidnap attempt on a foreign businessman at 9.30am on Wednesday morning in the Bangna Trad area of the city.
The three wanted men are believed to be British.
Two of the men attempted to bundle the victim into a black Hyundai van, which was being driven by the third suspect.
Police have released CCTV footage taken from a nearby coffee shop, of two of the suspects who are thought to be brothers, aged in their mid 30s and are described as athletic and around 5’11” tall.
Both are believed to be English and from the London area.
The victim, 45, who is described as a long term resident and business owner in Bangkok is not being named by police for his own safety and that of his family.
Anyone who can supply information leading to the arrest of the men involved will receive a reward of up to 500,000 baht.
The police investigation is ongoing and anyone with information is urged to contact Bangna police.