Briton, Canadian arrested in Thailand for graffiti on wall
Two tourists charged with vandalism for spray painting graffiti on a wall in northern Thailand face up to 10 years in prison if found guilty, police said on Thursday (October 18).
Surveillance footage showed Briton, Furlong Lee and Canadian, Brittney Schneider spray-painting on a brick wall near the famous Tha Phae Gate in Chiang Mai, a popular tourist destination.
Lee and Schneider were arrested at a guest house on Thursday and were being held at the provincial court, police said, adding that the pair had admitted to the crime.
The two tourists could also be fined up to one million baht ($30,656) if found guilty, police said.