SAMUT PRAKAN ― The driver of a pink taxi cab widely known via online communities for being violent and extorting passengers was arrested in Muang district on Thursday.
The man was identified as Thanes Boonsermsub, 37. He was arrested at a police checkpoint in the afternoon after a tip-off.
The arrest followed stories that have circulated on the internet for two months about his rude manners, assaulting passengers, arguing with them and extorting money.
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