Thai Gambling Den Raid Goes Amok. In an effort to quash gambling that is illegal in Thailand Commander-in-Chief General Adul Snagsingkaew announced a crackdown on gambling dens as well as other places of ‘vice’ through the entire country. As a result, a lot more than 200 officers from Metropolitan Police Division 2 recently participated in a Thai gambling den raid carried out on the Tao that is infamous Poon in Bangkok. However, the procedure didn’t go quite to prepare as patrons of the venue took umbrage towards the raid and chose to defend their straight to gamble.
Police Attacked by Unhappy Gamblers
Local news reports reported that upon the arrival of the original 50-strong authorities squad, the entry points to the casino were too well-fortified to use, so that the police proceeded to climb onto the roofs associated with the neighboring buildings, using ladders to bridge the gaps between the rooftops in a daring bid to gain access towards the building. However, with this right component of the operation, the police came under assault from locals who began pelting the authorities with sticks, rocks, bottles, ceiling tiles and basically anything else the irate locals could toss at them. It was noted that some even used fire extinguishers and scalding hot water on the police that is poor.
The delay caused by the attack on the police meant that after they had finally gained use of the casino by way of a vent, all they found had been nine gambling tables, but (suite…)