Thai police arrest 18 in online gambling raid

Courtesy of Chiang Rai Times

The cyber division of Thailand’s police force has arrested 18 people in raids on an online gambling syndicate in the country’s central Pathum Thani province.

A police spokesperson said the raids were carried out on two houses being used to operate a network of online gambling sites and betting on football matches.

During the raids, 16 computers, eight luxury cars and 11 million baht ($337,370) in cash was seized.

Chiang Rai Times