CityNews – September 18, Chiang Mai immigration officers arrested an Israeli man on the run from embezzlement charges involving a jewelry shop in Bangkok at a hotel room in the Nimmanhaemin area.
36-year-old Alon Ben Dor was issued an arrest warrant by the Pathumwan Municipal Court on September 16.
Chiang Mai immigration officers were asked by the Lumpimi Police Department for help tracking down Dor, who they believed escaped to Chiang Mai.
Dor had arrived in Chiang Mai on September 9 and stayed in the same hotel since his arrival.
After he was arrested, Dor admitted to his crime and told officers that he travelled to Chiang Mai with his family.
Immigration officers have taken Dor to the Lumpini Police Department for further enquiries.