2 Russian men, in the midst of being propositioned by 2 ladyboys, said 1 of the transvestites picked the pocket of 1 of the tourists.

Mr. Petr Chernov is 50 years old immediately summoned police, complaining his wallet had been stolen. When police apprehended the katoeys near Royal Garden Plaza, one of the boys, 16 years old Noi, allowed that he and his friend Umahiang, 19, were in women’s clothes because they were prostitutes.

He added that he was a student in Pattaya and wanted to continue his studies despite his criminal record.