Pub owner charged with serving alcohol to underage persons

A 30-year-old pub owner in the southern Thai province of Songkhla was arrested at 4.00 a.m. this morning for serving alcohol to underage persons.

Songkhla police and soldiers entered the pub and found 33 clients aged between 17 and 19 drinking there.

The owner was charged with allowing people under the age of 20 to drink alcohol.

The raid was made under the order of Songkhla Governor Charuwat Kliangklao.