Online Gambling Operation Arrested in Doi Saket

 | Mon 24 Aug 2015 04:48 ICT

CityNews – August 23, police region 5 and immigration officers raided a house in Doi Saket after receiving tips from Korean police that a Korean gang had provided online sport gambling services in the house.


The officials arrested the head of the gang, Lee Dong Sup, 30, from South Korea, and his three employees, Lee Dong Chon, 23, Lee Chang Ku, 24, and Park Ji Won, 23.

The officials also seized seven computers, 14 computer screens, and other evidence.

The money circulating in their bank accounts was over 10 million baht.

Lee confessed he had hired the three Korean men to take care of the system and they were paid 50,000 baht per month. There were around 100 Korean customers per day.

He also mentioned that he chose to provide the online gambling service in Thailand as punishment for such a crime was more lenient in Thailand than in South Korea.

They all will be prosecuted.