WANG THONGLANG

When your friends say they live “in Lat Phrao,” they probably mean Wang Thonglang, where the major portion of the long Lat Phrao Road stretches across the district. Wang Thonglang is a large residential area of Thai families who have been living there for generations. Chokchai 4 Market is a great place to sample street food and observe local life.
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Crazy ‘cat gent’ arrested for killing nine cats he adopted

A man that is quickly emerging as Bangkok's crazy “cat gentleman” was arrested yesterday for killing at least nine cats he adopted via Facebook from posts for animals that...

Crazy ‘cat gent’ arrested for killing nine cats he adopted

Sick Bangkok couple adopt dozens of cats online, allegedly kill them all

Animal activists have made a plea to police to prosecute a couple in Bangkok after they adopted dozens of cats that needed homes from Facebook posts and are believed to have...

Sick Bangkok couple adopt dozens of cats online, allegedly kill them all

Seven teens who allegedly took part in killing disabled man, escape first-degree murder charges

Six young men and a female friend, who allegedly took part in killing a disabled man in May, will not face a premeditated murder charge, as petitioned by the family of the victim...

Seven teens who allegedly took part in killing disabled man, escape first-degree murder charges

‘Kill him!’: Teen girlfriend who cheered on suspected killers of disabled man faces criminal charge

The girlfriend of one of the six suspects who allegedly beat and stabbed a disabled man to death last week in Chok Chai 4 has been charged over her role in the murder Natnicha...

‘Kill him!’: Teen girlfriend who cheered on suspected killers of disabled man faces criminal charge

Six men arrested for beating, stabbing disabled man to death in Chokchai 4

Six men aged between 18 to 22 were arrested on Sunday for allegedly killing a disabled bread delivery man in Chokchai 4 neighborhood in Bangkok The victim, Somkiat Srichan, 36,...

Six men arrested for beating, stabbing disabled man to death in Chokchai 4

Naked driver diagnosed with bipolar disorder, charged with reckless driving: police

Police said the naked driver who caused three cars to crash on Lat Phrao Wang Hin Road will face a charge of reckless driving while her family claims she was diagnosed with...

Naked driver diagnosed with bipolar disorder, charged with reckless driving: police

Dead body found in canal

A man's body was found in Khlong Lat Phrao this morning His body was found with THB60, an ID card and mobile phone, Khaosod English reported The deceased...

Dead body found in canal

Man arrested for sharing music video mocking Prayuth on LINE

A former city council member of Bang Khen district was arrested last night for resharing a music video mocking Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha on the LINE application with his...

Man arrested for sharing music video mocking Prayuth on LINE

Fake bomb made of toilet paper rolls planted on Lad Phrao

The Explosive Ordnance Disposal unit was deployed to a residential soi on Lad Phrao 114 today after a member of the public spotted a mysterious object that they suspected was...

Fake bomb made of toilet paper rolls planted on Lad Phrao

Jail term for woman who threw puppy from fifth-floor apartment

The transgender woman who threw her roommate's Chihuahua puppy from the fifth-floor apartment on Lad Phrao was jailed this morning Phra Khanong Provincial Court this morning...

Jail term for woman who threw puppy from fifth-floor apartment