Thai Gambling Den Raid Goes Amok. In an attempt to quash illegal gambling operations in Thailand Commander-in-Chief General Adul Snagsingkaew announced a crackdown on gambling dens and other places of ‘vice’ through the entire country. As an outcome, more than 200 officers from Metropolitan Police Division 2 recently participated in a Thai gambling den raid carried out on the infamous Tao Poon casino in Bangkok. However, the procedure didn’t go quite to prepare as patrons for 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 rise onto the roofs associated with neighboring structures, using ladders to bridge the gaps between the rooftops in a daring bid to gain access towards the building. However, in this right part of the operation, the authorities came under attack from locals who began pelting the authorities with sticks, rocks, bottles, ceiling tiles and basically anything else the irate locals could put at them. It was noted that some even used fire extinguishers and scalding hot water on the poor police.
The delay caused by the attack on the authorities meant that once they had finally gained usage of the casino by way of a vent, all they found had been nine gambling tables, but no gamblers, empl Continue reading Thai Gambling Den Raid Goes Amok. In an attempt to quash illegal gambling operations in Thailand