PATTAYA – June 24,2012 [PDN]; Mr.Thitipan Keyanon “Golf” 28-years-old, executive of Look Toong FM 88.5 and son of Admiral Sarhirapan Keyanon-former commander- in -Chief of the Navy, reported to Pol.Col.Chaleao Boonkoom, Pattaya police station, that his sport car, a black Nissan GTR, registration number (ชท)chor tor 991 Bangkok, worth 9 million THB, was stolen from Hotel J car park, North Pattaya Rd.
Mr.Thitipan said that he and his friends had arrived from Bangkok to join the Rush Super Car Rally Party 2012 at J Hotel, Pattaya.
They parked their cars in front of the hotel but Mr.Thitipan had left the key in the ignition to charge his key.
After the party he left the hotel with his friends and went to a pub. When he returned he found that his car was gone.
The police arrived and investigated Mr.Choochart Kaewtapan, the hotel’s security guard who said that at 01:00, he saw a Thai man about 170 cm tall , wearing a white coat and combat shorts, walk to the car, got in and drove off. The security guard did not give much attention because he thought that the man was the car’s owner.
The police think that the thief knew that there would be a sports car party at the hotel.